We need to push the paint around, sew fabric swatches, look through patterns or whatever it is you do to be creative.
It’s good to research, observe, read about, talk through, and wish. But nothing will create magic in us like actually doing.
There is something special created with the materials we use, and there is something special released in us when we do.
Today is the day for remembering someone who did – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. If you have never read Dr King’s “I have a Dream” speech, here is a link. It is very inspiring – still.
There is a lot of rhetoric in the world today; some good, some not so good. Let’s do some magic today – whether it’s in your art studio, sewing table, or giving the cashier at the grocery a smile and kind word. Just do it.