Category Archives: Uplift Artisan of the Day
Imagine an old theater full of makers/artists/creatives/supercool women watching a documentary premiere about makers/artists/creatives/supercool women. Last summer, while in Portland for WDS (World Domination Summit), I sat in that very room, while Indie Kindred rolled on the big screen. Jen Lee beautifully expressed what I (and so many others) feel. Watch the trailer and see what […]
Friend, photographer and fellow Dream Beacon, Kimberly Nicole of Lavish Lark Photography, is UPLIFT ARTISAN OF THE DAY. All the beautiful photos on my website are courtesy of Kimberly. Kimberly is a ‘Yes! Let’s do it!’ friend. I called and told her I might have a group of cute kids on a beach within 24 hours and […]
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Design by one. Assisted by the other.
I don’t have all the words to say how much I love this image by Laurent Chehere.
More dancing. You’re welcome. twitter | facebook
I’m a scuba diver, and in my travels I’ve met people who free dive. Free diving freaks me out. These are people who swim super far into the depths without tanks, just holding their breath for what seems an eternity. So, when I saw these underwater photos by Benjamin Von Wong (the models are trained […]
I’m not a techie person. I’m not into being glued to the TV or computer a lot. I’m more of a Laura Ingalls type of gal who loves books and wishes she could time travel. BUT, I have learned to love what the online world has done for me. Because of UPLIFT ARTISAN, the online […]
Being in my studio, making kites, is one of my happy places. But, it often gets even happier because I multitask by doing one of the following: a) watching interviews b) listening to podcasts c) jamming some good tunes or d) being interrupted one thousand & seventy-two times by two little children for some inexplicable […]
When you read this, I may or may not be in the wilderness somewhere, possibly fending off bears. Which had me thinking about this young artist, Sam Larson (yes, that’s how my brain works), who lives in San Diego. His work is very western/nature themed. Bison, bears, beavers. Foxes on bikes. Arrowheads. You get the […]