Posts Tagged 'doodle'

fav vis thinking ipad apps

Written on September 23, 2011 at 9:38 am

Vizthinking apps, Drawing iPad Apps

and, my favorite NON-iPad app:

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Impossible or possible? you choose

Written on September 15, 2011 at 10:44 am

"Leaps of faith put us in astounding new places." -- Sark

When I was about 12, I would mow the yard at my home for ONE reason….that someone would drive by and see a GIRL moving the yard….and that I would be discovered for being special.

Everyone, at some point of his or her life, has dreamed of being somebody special, somebody big. Who hasn’t fantasized about being discovered, or chosen for something fabulous out of the blue? Who hasn’t dreamed of being some kind of superstar– entertainment, sports, career, moving the yard? And how many times have we dreamed of being rich, or successful, or happy with our relationships?

Often, …

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waking up creative

Written on September 7, 2011 at 9:29 am

markers_Creativity_and a Left Handed Mug

I know that when my eye is drawn to the “lefty” coffee mug, I will end up in a creative zone.

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Summer day

Written on June 29, 2011 at 7:30 pm

ipad drawing with ArtRage by Allison Crow

This painting…I’m calling ‘summer day.’ Really, it is just a doodle on my iPad with the Art Rage app.. http://www.artrage.com/artrage-ipad-main.html

There are so many apps for artists…or doodlers…or anyone looking to awaken their creativity.

Artrage is a little different, in that it brings texture to the work. Paint can be glopped on the canvas and spread with a knife just like in real life. And just like in real life, I’m not sure what to do with all the tools…but I still experiment, explore and play.

And it is the exploration that I find the most pleasure…usually not the final …

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living from the inside out

Written on June 11, 2011 at 8:11 am

penandpaper

A note from the Conversation Starter       June 2011


Welcome summer sun and fun! The turn of the season not only brought 100 degree temperatures to Austin, where I live….it also brought some professional changes to Crow Hill.

I simply LOVE reinvention, no strike that…EVOLUTION!  Changes aren’t really about leaving something, are they..for me, and possibly you, changes are about BECOMING more of who we really are.  Living from the INSIDE OUT!

What does living your life from the inside out look like for you? Have you considered this concept before? Are you living in reaction to life, responding to the …

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