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Ramblings About a Dream

Dreams Are Powerful I had a strange dream last night.  I couldn’t fall asleep to save my life, and once I finally did, I felt like the littlest noises were waking me up.  My cat’s feet on the dresser, the sound of the AC kicking on, a car driving too fast down my street…they were […]

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Art School: Why I Chose NOT to Attend

Does “Art School” Make You MORE of an Artist? Someone asked me the other day, “why didn’t you go to art school?”  I laughed, because I can’t tell you how many times this subject is brought up to me.  Almost daily I’m asked, “did you go to art school?”  or “How long have you been […]

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Posted in Tips and Tricks

15 Ways to be More Creative

How to Boost Your Creativity: Even if you “aren’t creative.” I hear it all the time: “Oh, you’re so creative. You’re so talented. I wish I could ____ like you!  I’m just not creative.”  Anytime I hear someone tell me they’re “not creative,” I want to SHAKE THEM and make them realize that they’re WRONG! […]

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Posted in General Announcements

Hello & Welcome

Happy Friday, and welcome to the new home for Melissa Goodrich: Independent Artist.  Thank you for making the transition from the old to the new with me; I’m happy to have you here! In case you’re wondering why I had to change my website completely – location included – well, let’s just say the amount of […]

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