Ali Edwards Capture life. Create art.

April 19, 2012

The Simple Act Of Making Pictures

I saw this quote on Meredith Winn's blog this week. Her photos seriously inspire me. Love this sentiment - it's a great reminder as we get ready for Week In The Life next week. Elise also had ...

March 5, 2012

Louie Schwartzberg’s Gratitude

A very heartfelt thank you to Amanda Soule for including a link in her post to this video today. It was exactly what I needed to ...

March 1, 2012

The Collection Of Extraordinarily Ordinary Moments

My friend Ginger sent me a link to an interview last week that included this quote: "Well, that's what life is — this collection of extraordinarily ordinary moments," Alexander Payne says. "We just need to pay attention to them all. Wake ...

January 25, 2012

AE Inspiration | Ira Glass On The Creative Process

I came across this video on Sabrina Ward Harrison's facebook page last night thought it was worth sharing. Also saw on there that she has a new ...

January 11, 2012

52 Creative Lifts | A New Approach To My Newsletter

Just a quick note to let you know that I re-launched my weekly newsletter last week with a specific theme for the year: 52 Creative Lifts. If you aren't a subscriber yet you can read the first issue ...

November 14, 2011

To Be Alive

October 6, 2011

AE Inspiration | Jenni Bowlin Newsletter

Here's something I've found inspiration in lately - Jenni Bowlin's newsletter called the JBS Mercantile Gazette. It's a monthly six-page newsletter that includes a sketch (and layout example), an article on journaling, a page-in-progress (showing you step-by-step), a ...

October 3, 2011

At First Glance

September 29, 2011

Thank You Somerset Memories | Featuring Project Life

A few months ago I received an email from Jana at Somerset Memories asking if I'd be interested in sharing my album and doing a bit ...

September 23, 2011

Link Love | Happy Stuff

Just a couple links to send you on your way this weekend. Big thanks for all your kindness and love these past couple of weeks - I'm so thankful for your support. Martha Halloween | I love Halloween. ...

September 15, 2011

For The Love Of Pinterest

I tried to resist, I really did. I thought, "I don't need another place to mess around online." And maybe I still don't really need another place to visit online, but Pinterest is really serving a purpose. The purpose is inspiration. Color ...

August 12, 2011

Love These | Memory Keepers

Last week I put in an order for two Memory Keepers from Paper Coterie. I loved the idea of them - a personalized box to store special keepsakes, papers, artwork, etc. I loved the full-photo option. I was hoping ...