Category Archives: The Love Project

Love Project #5

The latest Love Project submission comes from AG. This submission took a bit of time to travel to my inbox. AG was visiting his 98 year old grandma and wanted to ask what love is to her. “She surely knows!” he said. What I love about her answer is that it’s not about an object or a person, Read More…

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Love Project #4

The latest Love Project submission comes from SH. Over the past few weeks Facebook has had an image of Mr. Rogers floating around with the following quote: “Love isn’t a state of perfect caring. It is an active noun like struggle. To love someone is to strive to accept that person exactly the way he or Read More…

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Love Project #3

This week’s Love Project is a contribution from me: “Love is a well-seasoned cast-iron skillet.” As someone who has cooked for a while now, owning and using well-made cookery is a must. The practicality of a cast-iron skillet is great: easy to use, easy to clean, a variety of things you can cook in it Read More…

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Love Project #2

The second installment of The Love Project comes from LEC. I am delighted to post this beautiful quote on Valentine’s Day. A lot of people associate Valentine’s with romantic love. Some celebrate it. I feel like most people despise today as a Hallmark holiday full of sickeningly sweet chocolate and chintzy greeting cards. I get Read More…

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Love Illustration Series

I’m thrilled to announce the launch of The Love Project. It’s a personal side-project series that asks: What is love? This is my first creative pursuit that I’ll showcase on the Germinate blog. This personal project, along with others that you’ll see in the future, fills my need to enrich myself creatively with work that Read More…

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Client Kudos

In the past I’ve often experienced delays from well-meaning, yet
over-promising designers. Maria produced quality artwork AND was ahead
of schedule—not a minor combination in this world. I wouldn’t hesitate to
work with her again and I hope to have that chance soon.

Chris G., Author and Speaker