McKella Sawyer

Art Doesn’t Have To Be Perfect To Be Meaningful

Dec/6 By

I don’t draw perfectly. Not even close. I mean, I draw well enough. My sketches usually look like the thing I was trying to draw in the first place. A

McKella Sawyer

The First Time Is The Hardest

Sep/8 By

The first time you do anything is usually the hardest. I reminded myself of this over and over again as I wrote and edited my first novel. I didn’t have the

McKella Sawyer

The One Thing You Need to Finish Projects

Jun/23 By

So, you’re a highly creative person. As a fellow highly creative person, we probably have something in common. We’re always bursting with ideas, plans, big dreams, and projects that we

McKella Sawyer

Beginner’s Mind: It’s Okay to Suck

Mar/22 By

It’s easy to look around at professional artists, writers, and performers and get intimidated. We might even get inspired by them and start a project, only to get really frustrated

McKella Sawyer

How to Bust Out of a Creative Rut

Mar/15 By

For those of us who create a lot or who create professionally, sometimes it’s REALLY easy to get stuck in a rut of creating the same type of thing over