I love the magic that happens when I commit to the creative […] “What each must seek in his life never was on land or sea.It is something out of his own unique potentiality for experience, something that never has been and never could have been experienced by anyone else.” – Joseph Campbell Today I watched a fabulous new movie called Finding Joe which looks at the […] I spent last weekend in the woods at Squam Art Workshops where I played with paint, dipped my feet in the cool lake, connected with creative souls, and re-energized my spirit.I love it but sometimes smaller items like my keys and lipstick would fall out of it if the bag tipped over.
I love the magic that happens when I commit to the creative […] “What each must seek in his life never was on land or sea.
When I posted this on Instagram, I got lots of great suggestions for how to deal with cutting onions!
I’m really not a fan of cooking and I have getting a personal chef as one of the top things on my wish list!
One of the biggest challenges from this year was not anticipating the “postpartum depression” after my book launch.
So my biggest learning is to build in lots of recovery time after I have really exciting or momentous milestones and to cut myself some slack. Also, that I can build my confidence back up again by taking small steps.
This was a much bigger investment than I’d had with my individual VA, but it was the right move to help grow my business.
I also worked with a personal coach, something I hadn’t done in a few years.At the end of the year, I like to reflect on my milestones and learnings.Since 2008, I’ve done an Exploding Box as a visual representation of the year.My sketchbook is a handmade 3″x3″ book that I bought at an art fair a few years from this artist but I haven’t seen another book like it in her shop. Sorry, this is gross, but it’s true and what we deal with most every day! Emmett’s doing good though for being 14 years young! The other day I received my new i Phone case from Casetagram. I made it to class in the afternoon (at least […] Yay!You can design your own i Phone case from your Instagram photos. It’s November and that means Art Every Day Month is here.I stretched myself by putting myself out there in a bigger way with the launch of the book and in doing things like the video summit.I also stretched myself by deciding to work with a larger team to help me with my admin, fulfillment, and marketing. This will be my 6th year participating in my friend Leah Piken Kolidas’ annual challenge.Like the past 4 years, I’m using my favorite itty bitty sketch book for my daily doodles.I’ll be posting my itty bitty sketches everyday on Instagram (I’m @jennlee).During previous Art Every Day Month challenges my late pooch Emmett inspired many itty bitty sketches with his mischievous ways – eating toilet paper off the roll, getting into the trash, eating food from the stove. My new pup Kaya is very polite so we’ll see what doodles this sweetie inspires!!