Creativity was hard to come by today. My muse had taken a hike so instead I decided to bake a loaf of bread. Doesn't sound like a lot? It is... For me it is. This bread represents more than just bread. If it were an art installation piece then I would name it perseverance. Because… Continue reading Day 9 – 9/1/2017
Creativity over these two days has not been drawing but dressmaking... I am making a costume dress for a party, fully lined of course.
Today I have spent my time putting up an exhibition for the Celf Canolbarth Cymru group. I'm a member and three of my pieces are now in Aberglasney Gardens until 28th April. But still, as me and Nigel were aligning the thirtieth picture and making sure it was straight (a difficult ask when using hanging… Continue reading Creativity
This morning I woke with a headache. Not unusual for me but instead of turning over and falling asleep again I got up and took a painkiller. Today is a big day. We have just had our pig killed and this is the day we make sausages. Lots of them. Now, it all starts this… Continue reading Sausages and creativity
Why do I find this SO difficult? The sub-plot is another plot that runs along the main plot but isn't the main plot, whilst the sub-text is the underlying meaning of the phrase or dialogue that is there but not explicitly stated... What! My head hurts!!! The other thing we looked at in the workshop… Continue reading Sub-text and sub-plot
How do you get creative? If you are stuck in a rut and have either writer's block or are just not able to write, how do you burst the bubble and come out pens smoking? I have commitment problems with my writing - I find it very difficult to continue a long project... I have… Continue reading Ways to get creative…