Make Don't Break Challenge

Badass Cross Stitch
Daily Making Challenge for January 2021 Details here:
Created 14 Dec 2020
  • go forth and make
    01 Feb 2021 • 3 min read • 3 1
    Congratulations Everyone! You showed up and did the thing. I hope you enjoyed the process and that you feel a little more powerful. We cannot control things, but we can control how we meet them. Creat...
  • you are my beloved community
    31 Jan 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    My friends! Here we are. What a month! I can’t even believe everything that happened this month…it was a long year. I think that if there was ever a month that was going to test our resolve to make ti...
  • joy as a tool
    30 Jan 2021 • 1 min read • 1 1
    I love to transform rage into action. I love to transform joy into action. Today, let’s focus on joy, eh?! Shannon Brags on William: William and I spent a full 24-hours making art and trouble at Googl...
  • spinning limitations into gold
    29 Jan 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    Last night Michele Martell demonstrated such generosity! She prepared and delivered a thoughtful, customized, and informative ‘DIY Legal Workshop for Creatives’ for us for free. @Martell_Media on Twit...
  • what's your legacy?
    28 Jan 2021 • 3 min read • 3 0
    Good Day Friends It’s been so fun seeing folks who have been working on long-term projects start to complete them! I can see what a sense of accomplishment and pride comes with it and know that I’m gi...
  • are you actively anti-racist?
    27 Jan 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    Shannon Brags on Lisa: Lisa and I connected over the experience of supporting the Social Justice Sewing Academy when portions of the quilting community revealed their white supremacist beliefs and thi...
  • what are you for?
    26 Jan 2021 • 2 min read • 2 2
    Y’all I knew January was going to be hard but I am surprised by what I’ve been experiencing this past week in particular. Folks have been downright rude. Like coming at me in a way I haven’t seen sinc...
  • feminist killjoys unite
    25 Jan 2021 • 3 min read
    Y’all it is the last week of this adventure! Don’t worry, I’m going to offer you loads of next steps to keep you supported as you carry on with your making practice. In the meantime, we have a rich ri...
  • I am who I am
    24 Jan 2021 • 1 min read • 2 0
    Happy Sunday My Friends! I can’t tell you how often I hear folks (particularly women) declare - I’m not an artist. Meanwhile they show me a lifetime of exquisite works of art. Fascinating. When do you...
  • Can you see it?
    23 Jan 2021 • 2 min read • 2 1
    Today is my first day off since this new year started and I am excited! I hit send on this bad boy and it’s all cleaning, laundry, grocery shopping, art making, dog walking AND meditating with DuShaun...
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