I took my mini sabbatical week the last week of July. I’ve been taking every 7th week off since October 2015 to rest and recharge. (This brilliant idea was created by Seanwes, one of my biz heroes.) I swear having to turn off my hustle switch regularly is the biggest reason why I haven’t burnt … Continue reading Mini sabbatical report – making art the old school way
I was on my mini sabbatical the week of June 11th. It was a part work sabbatical because Etsy Wholesale is closing and I need to move my online wholesale shop elsewhere 😱 Sabbatical is a good time to work on a project like this because I can just focus on it and not the … Continue reading Working & Resting Sabbatical
Hey friend, I took my mini sabbatical week off a couple of weeks ago. In case you’re wondering what that’s all about, I’ve been taking every 7th week off to rest and recharge since October 2015. (The concept of mini sabbaticals isn’t mine: I’ve been listening to Seanwes podcast for creative businesses, and that’s a … Continue reading What I did during my last mini sabbatical week
I was on my mini sabbatical a few weeks ago. I had just finished my very first trade show that Monday (woo hoo!) so I was READY to relax and unwind big time! I’d been meaning to see Yayoi Kusama‘s Infinity Mirrors exhibit at the Seattle Art Museum for sometime, and I finally did! It … Continue reading My Mini Sabbatical: Yayoi Kusama Exhibit at SAM
I took my mini sabbatical during the July 4th week, and it was so refreshing and relaxing. (In case you are not familiar, I’ve been taking every 7th week off to relax and recharge since 2015. This brilliant concept was inspired by Seanwes.) Mini sabbaticals are like staycations with intentions, and I try to do things … Continue reading My Creative Sabbatical
Hello! I hope you’re enjoying a nice Memorial Day weekend! I’m not doing anything special… 😀 Since I quit my regular job almost 2 yeas ago (!!), I don’t keep track of holidays very much any more, except for the big winter holidays. Dave is out of town this weekend (he comes home later tonight, … Continue reading What I did during my sabbatical week
Hi! Happy New Year! Hope you had great holidays! I had a very relaxing sabbatical week off the week before Christmas. I took it real easy, just hanging out, making art, and spent some time with friends and family. In case you didn’t know, I take every 7th week off to recharge and rest. I learned … Continue reading Holiday Sabbatical Art Projects!
I took my sabbatical week off during the week of 8/1. (You can learn more about my small scale sabbaticals here.) I was supposed to take it off the week before, but I had so much to do, so I decided to push it back one week. The week before I’d originally planned to take … Continue reading Lessons learned from my not-so-restful sabbatical week
Hello! I took my sabbatical week off during the week of April 18. It’s been a couple of weeks, but I wanted to show you the block printing and sewing projects I worked on. I take every 7th week off to relax and do things I don’t normally have the time to. It’s kind of … Continue reading My sabbatical block printing & sewing project!
I was on my sabbatical week last week, and it was AWESOME. In the past, I tried to be somewhat productive during my sabbaticals wether it’s learning something new or getting a project done. But this time, I was determined to just do whatever I felt like doing, whenever I wanted to. I had no agendas … Continue reading My Totally Relaxing Sabbatical Week