"I recently finished working on a project for a band," is probably one of the coolest sentences I've been able to utter as of late. But really! I am so grateful a dear old friend asked me to create necklaces for her and her bandmates to celebrate a year of making music together. What an … Continue reading I Love Commissions
The relationship between hard times and creativity is so weird to me. I think of artists who use their craft to process and communicate their feelings of sorrow and pain and despair. Apparently, I don't process things that way, at least not in this season. 2017 has been a weird year for me-- as I … Continue reading I got my mojo back!
I am super hooked on Spanish music right now. This past summer, I went to Peru with two dear friends, which was an absolute blast. I so enjoyed the bits I saw and experienced of this beautiful country, but my favorite part was the interactions I was able to have with the people that live there. … Continue reading Shop Sounds: Jenny and the Mexicats
Hi friends! I hope you're having a wonderful weekend! Remember my friend, Rebecca Hartness? I had the chance to interview her for a blog post not too long ago, and she was kind enough to feature the Littlest Friend on her blog as a "Small Business Spotlight." Click here to see her post! Have … Continue reading The Littlest Friend and Flying Trees
Perfectionism: a disposition to regard anything short of perfection as unacceptable. Perfectionism. I hate hate hate to admit it, but I totally struggle with perfectionism, and it makes me absolutely crazy when it rears its ugly head while I am making art. Anyone else familiar with this struggle? I don't know where it stems from, but boy … Continue reading Art and Perfectionism
Hey there, friends! I am so very excited to introduce you to my dear friend, Christy Moore. Christy is one of the most compassionate and genuine people I know. I had the chance to meet her during my time in Missoula, and over the years I have so enjoyed learning more about her kind heart … Continue reading Friends of the Littlest Friend: Christy Moore
Can you believe tomorrow is 2017? I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas, and have the opportunity to ring in the new year with people you love. Over the Christmas break (Hooray for day jobs in the school system!), I have been thinking through where the Littlest Friend can help next. This year, God … Continue reading This season.