Join Yan Ingamells in creating your own beautiful Ceramic Lantern this Saturday October 25th and Saturday November 1st from 11 to 3! This will be yet another fun creative workshop at Big Spirit Studio! #art #artworkshops #ceramicsculpture #clayproject #familyartprojects #handmade #gifts #parentchildworkshops #sculpture #selfexpression #kidsart
Yep, today's Creative Explorers were a creative and energetic bunch! We did some hand building in clay and started our plaster gauze masks. Halloween was already inspiring these kid artists with mummy masks and bunny tombstones. Yay! My favorite holiday!
I love my "job". #art #ceramicsculpture #artworkshops #happy #kidsart #inspiration #fun #learningthroughteaching #schedule #selfexpression
Fall Classes and Workshops are getting started! Today my early day Creative Explorers starts! Just before a class starts I get excited and very focused. I really want these kid artists to get inspired and have a good time. I've met some of the kids already and this group has a lot of energy. I'm feeling optomistic!
The studio is ready and ever improving (see new doors below!), art supplies are stocked and my mind is packed with ideas and projects to share. I've decided to sta
Going into today, I have so much to do to get Big Spirit Studio ready for you all this fall. I have been really enjoying watching the studio grow and change already. Just from this first summer session I can see where storage is needed and systems will have to change a bit. It is exciting. And it is cool to notice in myself the part of me that has learned to see the journey and enjoy it. Because it’s all the journey, right? I am grateful to be less hung up on the destination,
As my first session of classes at Big Spirit Studio starts to winds down to that last two weeks and I work on my very exciting Fall schedule of classes and workshops, I’ve been thinking a lot about what I’m learning.Here is a bit of it: Starting a business is crazy hard and exciting and terrifying and exhausting and fulfilling and more. And I can do it (you probably can too!). And other people are even interested and excited about what I’m doing. When you do start your own b
It's Monday’s Creative Explorer Class and I can't stop smiling. I’m feeling really good about class right now. Our new student Jazzy is sitting at a big work table copying a black-and-white, light and shadow drawing of the skull. She’s doing it very well, and also with focus. She loves to draw faces and people. She wants to get better at making her drawings look like what’s in her head so I'm giving her exercises out of anatomy drawing books that I copied from endlessly when