Hand-dying wool: Sweet Georgia Yarns

This is the story of how one young woman, Felicia Lo, began studying pharmacy and immediately knew it was not the career for her - but used it in her personal love: dying wools for handknits. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3yj1we56Scw If you love colour and textiles, you will likely enjoy this video.  As Felicia says, there is a …

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Encouragement for a young actress

A blast of thoughts and ideas for a new actress starting out

Poet as job

So - you like writing poetry - but how can you make it into more like a paying job? Here's a short article by Anthony Anaxagorou.  It describes how he gradually moved from a shy 27 year old writer who printed his poems and made Youtube clips of himself reading his poems..... gradual interest led …

Get past the fear block to freedom (20 mins)

"Fear and envy will keep you on the sidelines" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NPd4o-XrFWQ   This is an extraordinary video: 20 minutes of a woman talking about her paralysing fear of public speaking - while doing it.  Honest.  Encouraging.  She's speaking to a roomful of creative people, at the AIGA (American Institute of Graphic Arts) conference, 2015.  Then there's …