How many of these creative characteristics do you have? My number one is CURIOSITY. I think there is something missing from this list though that I think we ALL have in common. What do you think it is? Put your guess in the comments and I will send you a discount code for free shipping on all Iron Orchid Design products!
Melissa of Junk and Craft Treasures found my website a few weeks ago and purchased a mould. The rest is history! Melissa invited me to her live while she shared her art made with IOD moulds and I answered a lot of questions from her followers. Melissa demo'd a beautiful butterfly made of Trimmings! Melissa is a class act. I watched her inspire so many women during her live with her artistic endeavors. Read on to learn more about her!
I found Jinny through the algorithms of Facebook a little over a year ago. Well, actually, I think Jinny found me doing a live on FB and she told me about upcycling a boot using IOD moulds. She had found a woman's boot on the side of the road in Scotland, where she lives. Boy did that get my imagination going! That connection sparked what I consider a friendship and I hope one day to meet Jinny in person. If you need a little bit or A LOT of inspiration, this Artist Spotlight is for you!
Let’s take this Women’s History Month as an opportunity to celebrate the amazing achievements of women artists throughout history. By learning from their experiences and using their work as inspiration, we can all be empowered to pursue our own artistic dreams.
It’s December - the time of year when we’re bombarded with holidays and the expectation that we will be festive and joyous. But the truth is that the holidays can be an overwhelming, depressing time for women who’ve reached midlife.
You may be saying to yourself, “I’m not creative! I’m not an artist!” But at the Accidental ArtMaker, we disagree. It doesn’t matter whether or not you’re “good” at creating art. There are only two things that are important...