Finish this sentence: To me, creativity means….
Creativity means to be free of expectations and limitations.
What type of projects do you do best?
I love decorating and transforming average objects into something special,
What would you consider to be your signature technique or tip?
Digital art, painting, decorating
When did you first realize you were creative?
From a very young age I would get consumed in art and music for hours at a time. My Aunt Lydia had a paint your own ceramics studio in the basement of her house and I would always sneak down there and play with all her paints and glazes.... To this day I'm not sure if she appreciated that, but I always found her home so inspiring.
What's the coolest thing you've ever created?
I designed and developed a children's shoe brand TipsieToes when my daughter was born… To this day it is the largest most diverse project I have ever worked on.
What inspires you to create?
A combination of nature, music and color
What was your biggest creative goof? How did you fix it?
There is no such thing as a creative goof. If you approach a project with a boundless mindset then whatever happens is meant to happen. Just keep taking it a step further… It's just the process of creating masterpiece.
When and where do you feel the most creative?
In a gray cube from 9-5 Monday through Friday "wink".
How do you find the time to let your creativity loose?
Actually I am a night owl and when everyone is asleep I am able to get lost in what I am doing for hours. If it's in the middle of the night and during a huge thunderstorm well that's my ideal situation.
What would be in your dream craft room/work space?
A martin guitar, microphone, piano and an endless supply of things to create projects with. I'm a creative multi-tasker. I like to start a project, take a break, play music and then go back and forth between the two for hours until I am done.
What tools and supplies do you always have on hand?
Xacto knife, spray mount, sketchbook and a computer.
What's your favorite color?
What projects are you working on now?
Redecorating my back porch. I am putting a personal touch on all things out there.
If you had a $100 Michaels gift card, what would you buy?
Ceramic paints, baking cups and something for my 6 year old daughter.