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On Critiquing and Kindness

Good morning, dear readers! I can’t remember if I’ve written on this before, but I’m going to do it anyway! I think a lot about the balance of critique versus kindness, both in my job as an academic advisor for adult learners and in my interactions with other creative friends, most namely, my husby and… Continue reading On Critiquing and Kindness

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The Joy of Completion

Hello, dear readers! I am very excited to share something with you all – I have finished some commissions I’ve been working on for some time now! Hooray! Sparkling cider and cookies for all! Our friend Dave is a talented musician, and he wanted a couple pieces for his website and for his album art.… Continue reading The Joy of Completion

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So Many Projects, So Little Time!

Hello dear readers! It has been very exciting around here lately. Aiden and I have been taking a look at all our various projects (and boy howdy have we come up with a lot of projects) and trying to sort out how we should tackle them all. Some things have had to be shelved, while… Continue reading So Many Projects, So Little Time!

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Adulting and Other Adventures

Hi friends! Katie here. Boy, it’s been a while since I’ve written anything. Long story short, my job went through a transition, and instead of working part-time from home, now I work full-time out of an office forty-five minutes away from my house. I don’t have much time or energy for anything art-related, and it… Continue reading Adulting and Other Adventures

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Something Clever.

Blogity blog blog bloog. That’s how this goes, right? Wow, I think it’s actually harder to Re-start blogging. Probably its a combination of wondering if anyone cares and being afraid that you’ve disappointed anyone who once did. To that I say that the only things that you can really commit to are the things you… Continue reading Something Clever.

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Communication Frustration

Hello dear readers, Today’s topic is a bit sensitive. However, I felt it was important enough to write a big blog about it, and I wanted to do it well, hence the lateness of this post. Aiden and I recently had a misunderstanding about the direction of the podcast we’re writing, and that led to… Continue reading Communication Frustration