In the midst of the COVID 19 Pandemic, many people are experiencing working from home for the first time, and for some, it has proved to be a challenge. For me though, this is something I have done to varying degrees, for many years. Part of me wonders what the fuss is about, and the…

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Just over a year ago I launched Lisa Cockington Creative Studio, and bravely put my artwork on display. At the end of 2019 I have the opportunity to reflect on my journey, and most importantly, express my gratitude for the year that unfolded. Starting a new business is hard. Its scary opening yourself up to…

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A while ago at craft fair, a friend made a comment about my art: “I like your abstract art, but I don’t really know what to do with it.  The flowers however – I get that. I could hang them on the wall” I thought about this for a while.  You see I LOVE abstract…

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Our most precious memories contains a range of magical defining moments. They are usually not about our greatest achievements as such, but the experience that accompanied it, and the little things that made it special. Sometimes, yes, its about that magical wedding proposal, but sometimes its not, its about personal, unique experiences Chip & Dan…

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A few years ago, my father passed away after a short battle with cancer. He fell one day, was admitted to hospital and never came home. We hadn’t realised he was terminally ill, and from the moment of the fall he was confused and disoriented, meaning that we never got to have any of those…

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Here’s what you don’t know and how it can change your life for the better! Pinterest is not a social media platform Yes, you read that correctly. Its not a place to share news and interact, in fact its primarily a solitary activity. It has nothing to do with what is happening now, or what…

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You’ve found something that you love and want to give it a place in your home,  but you’re torn because the budget’s tight.  What are your options? Here are some workarounds that might help you achieve what you want.  1. Consider Afterpay.  Its available on every item and allows you to spread the payments over…

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As I write this, its the first day of spring. Its beautiful. Sunlight floods my small apartment and I feel alive and excited about the day. I am buoyed with all the possibilities of the things I might do today. I guess I could have done them all yesterday, but I didn’t feel like it.…

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Lisa Cockington Creative Studio, the website, is like a window or a portal into my live. You’ll see different pieces of me throughout. Here’s a little bit more about the person, the creator behind the web window….. Hi, I’m Lisa, and welcome to my neighbourhood.  I live in a small apartment that I love in…

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