The Creative Mama » inspiring art, encouraging women

Monthly Archives: December 2012

Hearing His Music Once Again

“If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.”  –Henry David Thoreau “Well, hello there, cutie!”  “Thanks, little buddy.” Words from strangers in public places to my seven-year-old son in the […]

View full post »

He teaches me

Last week I set a blank canvas board in front of my son, who’s nearly four, and I told him to go for it. And I just watched. He didn’t hesitate- not even for a moment. He simply picked a brush and started covering that stark white with color. It didn’t occur to him to […]

View full post »

Making an Instagram Book

As a child, one of my favorite things to do was look through our family photo albums.  I would sit for hours studying each image, recalling the people and places in our pictures.  Maybe this was where my love for photography really began.  Now, as a mother I can see my own children doing the […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

View full post »