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Pride, work and necessity of creative efforts—on the side:

Elizabeth Baddeley’s Curious Kansas City

Elizabeth Baddeley’s Curious Kansas City

“You learn so much about a place while you are sitting in one location drawing for an hour or more.” Read more.

Shauna Panczyszyn’s Three Word Stories

Shauna Panczyszyn’s Three Word Stories

“I try to find about an hour in the mornings to create a new three-word story.” Read more.

Margot Harrington’s Sunday Sauce Brands Workshop

Margot Harrington’s Sunday Sauce Brands Workshop

“We want to take this workshop to young start-ups and non-profits.” Read more.

Ben Derico’s Bikes 4 Books and Documentaries

Ben Derico’s Bikes 4 Books and Documentaries

“As a documentarian at heart, getting to have access to how creative people approach their work and get it done, is exactly the type of material I strive to document.” Read more.

Jena Buckwell’s Volunteer Staunton and Studio Jewelry

Jena Buckwell’s Volunteer Staunton and Studio Jewelry

“Projects that I can make entirely my own, that I also feel passionate about, on a content level.” Read more.

Dan Granata’s Acting and Writing

Dan Granata’s Acting and Writing

“I’ve been an actor and writer for most of my life, and I can’t think of a period where I wasn’t working on at least one writing project, in rehearsals, performing in a show.” Read more.

Len Kendall’s adventure-game Cartegram

Len Kendall’s adventure-game Cartegram

“Cartegram is a side project I dreamed up in the early summer during a session of ‘Product Dev Friday,’ a weekly tradition that involves stepping away from the day-to-day work.” Read more.

Knoed Creative’s jewelry line RFRM and handwriting service Handiemail

Knoed Creative’s jewelry line RFRM and handwriting service Handiemail

“It’s a nice retreat from the 9-to-5, and gives something to think about and look forward to.” Read more.

Nathalie Williams’ Knitting

Nathalie Williams’ Knitting

“Knitting is a productive activity, and I enjoy the sense of accomplishment when I finish a piece.” Read more.

Chris Maier’s Little Salon

Chris Maier’s Little Salon

“Little Salon grows out of a belief that the vitality of a community can be measured by that community’s homegrown creativity.” Read more.

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