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Month: May 2017

The Best Voiceover Microphone for Beginners: Review of the Blue Nessie USB Microphone

The Best Voiceover Microphone for Beginners: Review of the Blue Nessie USB Microphone

Hey again from The Kreative Kouple!  It’s Perry today, talking about the best voiceover microphone for beginners with a review of the Blue Nessie USB Microphone. Why I Needed A New Microphone The Blue Nessie was the first microphone I ever purchased.  I had a really old one that I think I inherited from the “family computer” years ago…I can’t really remember…either way, it wasn’t ideal.   So I bought The Blue Nessie because I wanted the ease and convenience of recording voiceover auditions in…

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Visiting My Family Roots in the Smoky Mountains: Why Funerals Can Be a Good Thing

Visiting My Family Roots in the Smoky Mountains: Why Funerals Can Be a Good Thing

Hi, “Kreative” Readers.  I hope you are all doing well.  This week, I’m writing about visiting my family roots in the Smoky Mountains, and why funerals can be a good thing. (Psst!  Missed last week’s post?  Check it out here.) What do I mean “my roots?”  I mean where I come from.  My heritage.  Or at least part of it. You see, this past weekend was bittersweet.  It is with a heavy heart that I tell you my mother’s cousin passed away recently (he was…

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Creative Mother’s Day Gift Idea: Easy Canvas Portraits

Creative Mother’s Day Gift Idea: Easy Canvas Portraits

Hi everyone!  Thanks for reading my post last week about my adventures in the opera Turandot.  I had a lot of fun reminiscing about it, and I’m looking forward to sharing more experiences with you.  🙂  But right now it’s time to turn our thoughts toward…Mother’s Day! We had a great experience ordering a photo on canvas from Easy Canvas Prints a while back, and thought we’d share with you why it’s the perfect choice for a Mother’s Day gift. Mother’s Day is this…

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An Opera Singer’s First-Hand Account of Performing in Puccini’s Turandot

An Opera Singer’s First-Hand Account of Performing in Puccini’s Turandot

This post may contain affiliate links.  Please read our disclosure for more information.   Hello fellow Kreatives!  Jenn here!  It’s been a while since we’ve last seen each other (last summer! eep!), but I’m back and ready to share some exciting stories with you, like performing in Puccini’s Turandot! 🙂 Jenn’s “Kreative” Update Last month, I wrapped up my second season with the Virginia Opera as a chorus member.  A season with the opera is from fall to spring (like a school…

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