Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Idea stolen from my new swap partner.

So my newest swap (Eostara WWP Swap), has a blog where she tries to post either inspiration, projects or just discussion about life what seems like nearly every day.

I can't guarantee I'll post something every day, but I can certainly try to have actual helpful content. I am learning a LOT about watercolors right now. So hopefully, I can post some tips in the next few days about using watercolors.

But almost a continuation of the last post about wandering passions, I have another question.

When you have several hours of time and don't really do anything but veg out, do you feel bad for not having created anything?

I know I certainly do. After sitting on the couch having spent several hours net surfing, I feel guilty that I didn't use that time to create something. I call it "craft guilt". Right before bed, I feel like I've wasted my time doing frivolous things when I could have been learning to paint a masterpiece or sewing an awesome garment.

Anyone else get that?

6 comments:

  1. What do you do on those nights? Do you try and cram something in before bed or do you just lament the fact and try better the next day?

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  2. I totally feel horrible if I sit and watch TV and get nothing accomplished. That's part of the reason I blog, so I keep on a schedule and stop going crazy from too many ideas and too little time. I tend to just write down what needs to be accomplished the next day and make it a priority.

    By the way, your water colors look amazing.

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  3. Crys,

    I am going to take a cue from your blog, which I love, obviously and start talking about future projects as well as a few tutorials.

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