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Welcome to Minette’s blog where she shares about what matters to her, makes her curious or invokes wonder and awe. Plus poetry, she loves poetry.

Creating in a Series: 100 days of collage

Creating in a Series: 100 days of collage

Have you ever committed to doing a hundred day project? It's daunting. I have half committed a few times and then found myself getting bored or distracted by some bright new shiny idea. And here I am again, committing to 100 days of collage. I'm noticing a few things...

Creative work means deep work

Creative work means deep work

Creative work means deep work for me. Using intuitive and expressive arts practices like collage, art journaling and painting leads to healing and transformation for me and my creative clients. I had an email this week from a client who asked: what can I do about this...

Day 2 – My relationship with Prayer

Day 2 – My relationship with Prayer

For day 2 of 21 days of courageous creativity I've chosen the prompt prayer. My relationship with prayer started young I have an interesting relationship with prayer. Being raised Catholic, I found many aspects of the prayers, songs and rituals that were wonderful and...

Day 1 of Courageous Creativity – Celebrate

Day 1 of Courageous Creativity – Celebrate

Have you noticed how much is happening this month, well every month but I personally am very present to what’s in front of me today. It takes courage to say no to them! This includes my own 21 Day Courageous Creativity program which I decided at the last minute to run...

What if you didn’t judge…

What if you didn’t judge…

What if you didn’t judge where you are on your journey right now? One of my mentors asked this question in a group coaching call last week and it made me pause, go hmmm, where am I judging myself for where I am right now? As creative business owners and artists,...

Feeling buried under the weight of unfinished projects?

If you are a creative business owner and chaser of bright, shiny ideas like I am, you might have lots of unfinished projects around your home and in your business. You probably have stacks of books you say you are going to read and boxes of art supplies, craft kits...