You know itâ€™s very hard to overcome fears. I know what I want and I have a pretty good idea of how to get there but still I make excuses for myself every day because putting myself out there and creating changes within is scary. Donâ€™t be afraid to be human. We all are.
I Am Scaredy Cat
Be more comfortable making things
Iâ€™ve always been uncomfortable drawing even if I was alone, so I started by drawing hundreds of cats on 16" x 20" pieces of paper.
Practice drawing cats quickly without worrying what they look like.
This is the first sketch book I have ever used. My one rule was that if anyone asked to look through it I had to hand it over.
Make things & show them to people
Hanging posters in Williamsburg
Origami Cats were mailed to over 65 people all around the world.
In return I asked that the recipients send a photo back to me
Chalk cats in Greenpoint
Tape Cats in Crown Heights, Prospect Heights and Red Hook.
Be more comfortable making things, make things in front of people, & make things & show them to people
I drew cat pictures for people as a video camera recorded me while the video was projected on the wall.
First Memory Shirts.