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it actually IS in the details.

danielle creative process, the dorm room 5 Comments

my 2015 online creativeGIRL course is going live in just a few days – monday, march 16 to be exact. this round is all about really focusing and growing your creative practice in a new way (well, old way for me – new way for you maybe). its about working small. really small. allowing yourself the opportunity to take the …

determined

dedicated.

danielle creative process 15 Comments

so over the last few years i have worked really hard to pull my artist-self up to a place that makes me happy. finding the balance. working all.the.time. 40 hours a week for my day job. and another bazillion as an artist. finding the softness. remembering that there is always something ahead and behind. better and worse. scary and comfortable. …

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your uniqueness

danielle couch creative, creative process, the dorm room 19 Comments

sweetBOY and I were chatting about the dreaded copying thing.  where the line is. what to say. when to be flattered. i have talked a lot about creative practicing and what that looks like to me. when everything I have soaked up and studied becomes mine. it’s ok to copy when you are practicing. some would disagree and that is …

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join me for my workshop at donna downey’s studio!

danielle creative process 2 Comments

It’s almost a year away but I am already setting good stuff aside to share at my three-day workshop at donna downey’s studio. I hope you will consider joining me. Lots of watercolor fun, illustrative sketching and tools to work through your not-so-happy stages. And did I mention we are going to have SO much fun! Just click on the …

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creativeGIRL class love.

danielle creative process, the dorm room, word 3 Comments

Last week my first solo online class went live.  Wow. This online class thing is a whole new world to me. So much to share and learn and move forward with! (btw. the class content is available for a year so you can still get your creative on.  creativeGIRL: the land of light and shadows). and thank you again jeanne oliver …

surround yourself with the right peeps.

danielle couch creative, creative process 12 Comments

I don’t often share deep, meaningful stories. And, well, I am not going to start now. But sometimes the right words fall into place and capture something. A conversation, an overwhelming moment of goodness. BIG. HUGE. colorful epiphanies. I realized the someone I love gets me way more than I thought.  Way more than I gave credit for. And things …

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creativeGIRL: the land of light and shadows

danielle creative process, the dorm room 35 Comments

I am so stinkin’ excited to share that I am FINALLY teaching my very own online class. (Hopefully the first of many) Jeanne Oliver has graciously offered to play hostess-with-the-mostest. creativeGIRL: The Land of Light and Shadows.  Once upon a time there was a tiny-ish girl who loved to cut, draw, and paint. She saw things in the sunshine and …

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studying under the masters. class starts tomorrow.

danielle creative process 0 Comments

If you haven’t taken the time to sign up for Studying Under the Masters. You should. This is going to be so amazing people. And it starts TOMORROW!  If you want a chance to win me and register for the class.  Hit the PayaPal button below and join me! (You can only be eligible for the drawing of ME if you purchase the class …