How A Grade School Diorama Influenced My Artwork

How A Grade School Diorama Influenced My Artwork

I’ve always loved tableaus, scenes that represent a moment in time. I loved making dioramas for school as a kid, and I still love looking at prehistoric dioramas in natural history museums. (Questions of historical accuracy aside, of course!) One of those grade school...
Creative Life: How To Create A Daily Creativity Routine

Creative Life: How To Create A Daily Creativity Routine

We all want a creative life, whether it’s part of our 9-to-5 jobs or during our own time. Having a daily creativity routine ensures that you are flexing your mind in different ways, pursuing interests and passions outside of the workplace and adding beauty (however...
Conquer Your Winter Blues with Creativity

Conquer Your Winter Blues with Creativity

Are you as tired of this winter as me and the rest of the Western world above the snow belt? Everyone I know in Chicago has been feeling pretty demoralized by the repeated rounds of polar vortex cold and the constant barrage of slushy, mushy snow. After my 14 years of...