I’m behind, but I’m right on time

I’m starting the week “behind”. I’m behind on my subscriber email. I’m behind on my Mug Life email. I’m behind on mug releases.  AND I’m behind on a few OTHER things, too. Of course, like things! But….here’s my TRUTH: ...

The story behind my Be Brave mug

I first drew this mug design late last year. I was at a crossroads in my life. It was what I needed to hear at the time (as is often the case!) so I drew it. I could tell it was special right away. But how that “specialness” would unfold (and IF it would...

3 steps to getting ANY “THING” done

THREE STEPS to getting ANY “THING” done Picture this: You are going to do something BIG and AMAZING! Something you’ve ALWAYS WANTED to do. You’re gonna slay one of your BIGGEST dragons! You have 1000% faith in yourself, and you KNOW you have it...

Why UGLY sketches MATTER

  Last week I was given the awesome opportunity to return to my alma mater Mass College of Art & Design to observe the sophomore illustration students’ semester work and provide valuable feedback. The students are not present at these reviews. They lay...