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  • crafters box creativestay DIY gift guide

    Top 5 DIY Kit Subscriptions for Creatives

    Top 5 DIY Kit Subscriptions for Creatives In the spirit of learning new things, I rounded up my top 5 DIY kit subscriptions. I’ve tried or plan to try all of these subscriptions. It makes…

    January 21, 2017
  • creativestay lettering calligraphy setting creative goals

    Setting Creative Goals for the New Year

    I’ve already spoken about my overarching goal for 2017, but also wanted to share my creative goals– to hold myself accountable, but also give an example of what yours can look like too! Setting creative goals…

    January 14, 2017
  • 5 things brooklyn creativestay writing
    5 THINGS

    5 Things.

    1. Feeling settled into my home, neighborhood, job. Having some semblance of a routine. Finally beginning to get comfortable. 2. Visiting Alex’s folks for Thanksgiving and offering to make them a Persian meal. Not knowing…

    November 30, 2016
  • brit co maker monday online classes sale creativestay

    Brit + Co: Maker Monday Sale

    Maker Monday: a holiday sale event made for the CreativeStay crowd. This event, hosted by Brit + Co, is offering a large variety of courses and kits for creative folks like us. I’m currently working on…

    November 28, 2016
  • writing goals creative stay

    Reigniting Your Creative Goals.

    Goals are tough. Sometimes, the hardest part is identifying what kind of goals will get you from where you are to where you want to be. Other times, you know exactly what you want…

    March 14, 2016
  • jennet liaw illustration typography creativestay

    Inspired Illustration: Jennet Liaw

       Oftentimes, my Inspired Illustration series veers towards the whimsical, dreamy aesthetic – things that take you away from the everyday. But when I come across an artist whose hand and voice are as…

    June 24, 2015
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    5 Ways to Break Through a Creative Block

      Sometimes, it’s really hard to be creative. Like, really hard. And it feels like nothing will get you thinking and moving, or get you writing-drawing-painting, no matter how much you want it. Sometimes,…

    May 28, 2015
  • Prompts WRITE

    Working Hard or Hardly Working

    Sometimes, I’ll be full of motivation and inspiration (a rare combo) so I grab my notebook, a pen, maybe my laptop, and make a dash for the nearest coffee shop. But by the time…

    August 20, 2013