What’s Your Story with Christina Loff of Creative Live

Christina Loff from CreativeLive on What's Your Story!

This week I sit down with my good friend Christina Loff, the Channel Marketing Lead for the Photography, Craft, and Design Channels at CreativeLive. Christina has held many jobs within the creative marketing space at such places like Chronicle Books, Hello Lucky! Stationery, and Creative Bug and continues to freelance helping crafters, makers, and companies get the word out […]

What’s Your Story with Victoria Smith of sfgirlbybay

Victoria Smith, the latest guest on What's Your Story!

In 2006, on a whim Victoria Smith uploaded photographs of her home on Blogger, which was then known as Blogspot and submitted them to Apartment Therapy for a home tour. Not knowing anything about blogs or the growing trend, Victoria realized that this sort of digital journaling spoke to her — as someone who has […]

What’s Your Story with Ehren Tool


This week’s guest is Ehren Tool, a ceramicist who lives and works in Berkeley, CA. I first became familiar with Tool’s work after going to THE MAN BOX AND BEYOND an exhibit about Masculinity and male identity, a show at The Lab in San Francisco in 2006. His work, ceramic cups with images of war and the subjects that surround […]

What I’ve Learned So Far in 6 Weeks of a #YearOfMaking

One of my very favorite pieces of art, by the wonderful Clifton Burt

Last year, after reading Kim Werker’s book, Make It Mighty Ugly, and subsequently interviewing her, I decided to commit to a year of making. (Read about my reasonings for starting the project here.) I’m not really sure what I expected, but I did know I had trepidation about my commitment. In the past I’ve often told myself […]