My friends and family support and encourage my creative instincts but it bummed me out to think that to 'outsiders' I appear homely or oldfashioned. It got me thinking about what a wonderful and supportive creative community we have online. I read and agreed with Posie's post the other day and personally did vow to leave more comments on blogs. I love it when people comment on my blog and I always try to respond, providing of course you aren't a 'no reply' blogger.
So this afternoon I was roaming around on Instagram and I came across Alex Falkiner, an artist from NSW. She had posted an image of a Catalogue from a Crafts Council Exhibition at the V&A in London. I was completely struck by the words I read in the image, written by the guest curator Daniel Charny: