Where do you find inspiration?

Where do you find inspiration?

Finding Inspiration“I have found that sitting in a place where you have never sat before can be inspiring.”

Dodie Smith

Where do you find inspiration?

I find that it sometimes it’s the smallest things that can provide that spark of inspiration – sitting in a new place, looking at things from a different perspective or applying techniques learned while doing one thing – to something else.

I’ll be puzzling over a problem¬† – unable to find just the right solution and later – when I’m doing something else entirely – there it is – a great idea. I doubt that I’m alone in this – I’m guessing you’ve had that same thing happen to you as well. What if it wasn’t so random? What if it was possible to consciously focus on ways to tap into those moments of creative inspiration?

Here’s my own list of ideas for finding ways to be open to an inspirational moment: Continue reading →

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Every Thought We Think …

Every Thought We Think …

Positive Thought to Ponder ….

“Every thought we think – is creating our future”

Loise L. Hay

Those voices in your head – you know the ones. The ones that tell you it’s too big of a project, it’s too hard – far – expensive – whatever. I know all about those voices – and the doubt they can create – left unchecked. The Positive Thought to Ponder this month is very similar to the old adage – If you think you can – or think you can’t – you are absolutely right.

In my case – those voices are loudest when I am thinking about taking on something new, something big and probably way outside of my comfort zone. Those voices in my head have been screaming recently Continue reading →

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Is your valentine a tea lover, baker or a quilter?

Is your valentine a tea lover, baker or a quilter?

Perhaps all of the above? If so¬† I know just the place for you to pick up the perfect Valentine’s gift. OneMark Creations!

In addition to my normal store hours – I’ll be open on Saturday, February 4th from 6:00 – 9:00pm.

Enjoy choosing your gift from a beautiful selection of original tea, coffee and kitchen accessories, quilting fabrics, books, patterns and more.

Date: February 4th, 2012

Time: 6:00 – 9:00pm

Location: 12580 SW Broadway, Beaverton OR 97005

Add to your evening by visiting Art on Broadway – for the first evening of an exhibit showcasing the beautiful jewelry of local artists Roberta Cohen and Carli Schultz Kruse. The artists reception and open house is scheduled for Saturday February 4th from 6:00 – 9:00pm. Art on Broadway is located at 12570 SW Broadway Street (3 doors east of OneMark Creations).

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