Inspiration & Artistry in Troubled Times: The Haywain Triptych

I’ve been wanting to create a series of posts on the topic of artistry and inspiration – but in the current culture where would one find the inspiration for such an endeavor. We all have to face the reality that any craftsman (regardless of their level of mastery) can grind to an unproductive halt when … Continue reading Inspiration & Artistry in Troubled Times: The Haywain Triptych

Peter Drucker’s foresight…

I first read this quote that Peter Drucker wrote back in 2000 in the book Essentialism by McKeown… “In a few hundred years, when the history of our time will be written from a long-term perspective, it is likely that the most important event historians will see is not technology, not the Internet, not e-commerce. … Continue reading Peter Drucker’s foresight…

Natural Fiber Extravaganza Seminar: Launching the next successful mill business

Overview: The rewards in business are always in direct proportion to the difficulty of the problems that they solve.  (rough paraphrase of a quote from Elon Musk) What are the problems currently unsolved in the niche artisan textile industry? Join us for a walk through the essential questions that need to be addressed in order … Continue reading Natural Fiber Extravaganza Seminar: Launching the next successful mill business