Creativity, Drawing/Painting, Freebie

Rise & Shine

It's been a long time since I last added something to this poor neglected blog... This winter I haven't been in hibernation, though, but busy creating. A belated side-effect of the word art tutorial I created last summer for the Small Product Lab was that it got me re-started on pen & ink drawings, and… Continue reading Rise & Shine

Arts & Crafts, Creativity, Featured, Realise your dreams, True Stories

Knitting With Glass – Impossible!?

Making the "impossible" possible is creation and creativity at its finest. Creation starts with an idea or vision - but it takes determination, endurance and resilience to bring it into being, to realise what formerly existed only in our mind.

Featured, True Stories

Featured: “Save Somali Children from Hunger” – an eleven-year-old boy wants to raise $13 million

The East Africa Drought Compassion, choice, determination and action know no age restrictions. Andrew Adansi-Bonnah, 11, wants to raise $13 million for his cause. Read how a Ghana schoolboy launches solo famine fundraiser (Associated Press via, and the related article on UNHCR spokesperson Melissa Fleming: "We estimate that a quarter of Somalia's 7.5 million… Continue reading Featured: “Save Somali Children from Hunger” – an eleven-year-old boy wants to raise $13 million

Arts & Crafts, Featured, Realise your dreams, True Stories

Featured: Tayla Kelley and David Barth

The best life we can live is one that maximizes every skill, every talent, every breath we have and gives it back to the world without reservation… Live it. Elizabeth Obih-Frank Tayla Kelley, 13, has Primary Immune Deficiency Disease. Her chance to still be alive at age 18 is sixty percent. She has decided not… Continue reading Featured: Tayla Kelley and David Barth

Have-Your-Say-Day, Realise your dreams

Have-Your-Say-Day (2)

The content of this post will be as interesting as your comments make it 😉 Questions? Answers? Suggestions? Tips? Dreams? Wishes? Events? Actions? Reactions? Anything goes, but maybe you prefer a prompt? How about the... ...Topic of the week: Vision Ithaka  When you set out for Ithaka ask that your way be long, full of… Continue reading Have-Your-Say-Day (2)

Challenge Yourself, Realise your dreams, Topic Of The Week

Flying Beyond Your Limitations

Striving for improvement of ourselves and our environment appears to be a constant struggle against restrictions, rules, and other limitations: at home, at school, at work, within the community or country we belong to, "the rest of the world", and, not to forget, against our own flaws, beliefs, and habits. Because of this struggle -… Continue reading Flying Beyond Your Limitations