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PRESI DENTS MESSAGE I ’ vebeent hi nki ngal otabouti ns pi r at i onl at el yandl ovet her ootof t hi swor d.Thi si mager yofbr eat hbei nggi ven, s omet hi ngt hat br i ngsl i f et oi t sr ec i pi ent , andof t enl at ert oot her s , i sbeaut i f ul t ome . Whatr eal l yi si tandwher edoesi tc omef r om?Ar eweac t i vei nt he pr oc es s , orpas s i ve?Weal l des i r ei ns pi r at i on.Whatc anwedot o ndi t , r ec ei vei t , ort obet t eravai l our s el vesofi t ? DEBRA KLAWETTER

L ookOut war d: Beak e e nobs e r v e r .Wel i v ei nawor l df ul l ofv i s ua l i ma ge r y , ac ons t a nts t r e a mt ha tc a nbe c omea n ov e r whe l mi ngba r r a gei fwe ’ r enotc a r e f ul .Choos et hebe s toft hebe s tt os t udy .Doy ouha v ea book s he l ff ul l ofphot ogr a phi ca nda r t i s t i cma gi ct ha tde l i ght sy oure y e sa ndhe a r t ?Wha tgr a c e s t hewa l l sofy ourhome ?Wha tmus i cdoy oul i s t e nt o?Wha tl msdoy oul ov e ?P e r ha psy ouk e e pa boxofi ns pi r a t i ons , f ul l ofme a ni ngf ul me me nt osa ndi de a s , e v e r y t hi ngf r om pos t c a r dst ot i me l e s sa r t pi e c e st ot or na dv e r t i s e me nt sf r om ma ga z i ne s .( I ha v eabi r d’ sne s ti nmi ne ! )Ar ey ouac ol l e c t orof di gi t a l i ns pi r a t i ononPi nt e r e s t ?Wha t e v e ry ourme t hods , s ur r oundi ngy our s e l fwi t ht hi ngst ha ts pe a k t oy ourmi nda nds pi r i ti sawa yt of ue l i de a sf ory ourownwor k , whe t he rf orc l i e nt s , pr i ntc ompe t i t i on, orpe r s ona l pr oj e c t s . T hei de a , ofc our s e , i snott oc opydi r e c t l y … unl e s st ha ti ss i mpl ya r s ts t e pony ourwa yt os ome t hi ng ne w. Ma y bey ouwi l l a ppl yt hos ene wt e c hni que st oawhol l ydi ffe r e nts ubj e c t , orphot ogr a pha s i mi l a rs ubj e c ti nawhol l ydi ffe r e ntwa y .Ul t i ma t e l y , t hr ough, y ouwi l l c r e a t es ome t hi ngpe r s ona l i z e d wi t hy ourownuni que nge r pr i nt , i nf us e dwi t hy ourownpe r s ona l i t y , e v e ny ourownme s s a get o t hewor l d. L ookI nwar d: Ha v ey oue v e rwok e nupi nt hemi ddl eoft heni ght , e y e spoppi ngope nwi t haf r e s hi de af ora ni ma ge ? Doy ouk e e paj our na l ofi de a swi t hs k e t c he sa ndde s c r i pt i ons , ma y bee v e nl i ght i ngdi a gr a ms ? ( T hi smi ghtbei de a l l yl oc a t e dbyt hebe df ort hos e3: 00a mr e v e l a t i ons . Ory ouma yk e e ps e v e r a l s c a t t e r e dt hr oughoutt hehous ea ndi ny ourc a r …s or toft her e a di nggl a s s e sorl i pba l ms t r a t e gy . ) T a k et i met oc ont e mpl a t e : wha ti ny ourownl i f ec oul dbec ons i de r e dha l l ma r k sofy ours t or y ?Wha t pe opl e , pl a c e s , e v e nt s , phi l os ophi e sha v ede ne dy oure x i s t e nc e ?T a ppi ngi nt ot hega mutofhuma n e mot i ona ndy ourowne x pe r i e nc ec a nbet hei mpe t usf orgr e a ti ma ge r y . L ookAhead: Wha tl e ga c ydoy ouwa ntt ol e a v e ?Wha ta r et hes t or i e sa ndv a l ue sy ouwi s ht oe x pr e s st of ut ur e ge ne r a t i ons ?I t ha nkourownDa v i dE dmons onf ort e a c hi ngmet hei mpor t a nc eoft hi s , a ndI l ook f or wa r dt oe mba r k i ngonaj our ne yofc r e a t i ngi ma ge st ha ta r ei mbue dwi t hde e pe ra ndl a s t i ng s i gnic a nc e . Wal kAway: S t i l l f e e l i ngs t uc k ?S ome t i me st hebe s ts ol ut i oni st owa l ka wa y –l i t e r a l l y .Ge tout s i def orf r e s ha i r , e x e r c i s e , ort i mewi t h f r i e nds . Doi ngs ome t hi ngc ompl e t e l ydi ffe r e ntf oral i t t l e whi l ewi l l of t e nhe l pbumpmeoutoft ha tde a dl oc k e ds pot a nd l l mymi ndwi t hf r e s hi de a s .

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