Q: What’s your current favorite, can’t-live-without-it tool?
A: Cuttlebug and all the accoutrements
Q: What is your least favorite technique that you still use anyway?
A: Making book signatures.
Q: What’s the most inspiring trip you’ve ever taken or adventure you’ve ever had?
A: A two-month rail trip to Europe (no plans or reservations) and/or a 2-month summer adventure in Seattle (I was only supposed to be there for 2 weeks).
Q: What one thing do you want to do that you haven’t done yet?
A: Live in Italy or Sicily
Q: What’s the best day you’ve ever had?
A: I have had a lot of days that are great but not best. That day is still in my future.
Q: What’s today’s Word to Live By?
Q: What is your guilty pleasure?
A: Watching endless hours of documentaries and movies.
Q: What do you listen to when you create?
A: Don’t be a hater. I listen to Howard Stern. He’s not the monster the media makes him out to be.
Q: What is your first memory?
A: My first road trip, I was 4. We drove from England to Sicily.
Q: With whom would you love to spend one day making art?
A: Gio Ponti
Q: Why do you make art?
A: Simple, crafting makes me happy.
Q: What’s your best piece of advice for artists?
A: You don’t have to be an artist to make art.
To see Josie’s latest book, Solder Technique Studio, click here.