Following the guidance of Julia Cameron, in The Artists Way, I spent a week trying to avoid reading in the hope that my productivity and creativity would improve.
Sustainable and Self Sufficient Crafts
If you’re thinking of learning calligraphy, do it now. Find yourself a great tutor, join a group, learn some letters, make time, make mistakes, practice, improve, learn some more , then practice more.
I love reading. I’m forever searching for infomation and ideas. The problem is that I spend more time reading than I do on actually creating anything.
I’m always on the lookout for new craft ideas. One of my favourite sources of ideas and inspiration is the Wentworth Textile Group.
Tweet I read this wonderful tip from Knitting in Color – she keeps a journal for her knitting projects, including capturing ideas and tips for future projects: Basically I just use anything that is lined to keep lists of my FOs [Finished Objects I think!]. Other things I jot down in my knitting journals are unusual [...]