'tis the season for creative thinkers, makers, and doers to attempt gift-giving domination. How does that one go, again?
by brittany taylor | November 27, 2017
Creatives are the most self-critical group of people I know—until the holidays loom large on the calendar. Then, we’re all peacock-chested idiots with glue guns who can, without a doubt, make absolutely anything we see absolutely anywhere.
Mhm. Sure we can.
There’s nothing like a homemade gift—nothing like the ingenuity, resourcefulness, time, and money it takes to make it. Also: the literal blood, sweat and tears.
While it feels great to wrap up a DIY masterpiece, most of the time, our grand plans don’t all make it under the tree.
The 12 steps of Christmas for Creatives
Step away from the sewing machine and put down that staple gun. Before you roll up your sleeves and break out the first-aid kit, have a wee helping of humble pie.
Forgot how the holidays went last year when you decided to DIY your way to the best Christmas ever? Yeah, me, too. Let me remind you with a little help from Love Actually: