Category Archives: Starter Prompts

It’s your turn to do something – today! In these posts you’ll find ideas, suggestions and creative exercises (photography, writing, craft and art) – all to get you inspired and started on your own journey!

Try Tissue Paper Collage

Who doesn’t love and adore tissue paper? It’s available in so many pretty, bright colors (and patterns!) that my collection is still growing. I use it all the time, and thought I’d share a quick and super fun idea to … Continue reading

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Every Artist Needs a Scrap Notebook

When you don’t know where to start or what to do with your collage scraps, a Mini Scrap Notebook is the perfect place! Mine is a small spiral bound book that I’ve made myself. In it you add little bits … Continue reading

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Introduction | Spotted Photo Theme

I have been thinking about a photo post idea for two years now, and now (finally) it’s time to get it going for real. I’m calling it Spotted Photo Theme! If you love photography, documenting, sharing and blogging you are … Continue reading

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Build a rainbow

Want to build a huge beautiful rainbow? This is my advice: pick just one colour and start there. If you try to start with all of the colours you end up with what is known as brain overload. The millions … Continue reading

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Inkblot exercise: What do you see?

My inkblot number 1. What do you see? I have learned how to do something called “inkblots” by Leah Piken Kolidas of Creative Every Day. I was so inspired after watching one of her videos I had to make my … Continue reading

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A Creative Nudge or two…

Diana Trout (who wrote the inspirational Journal Spilling book) wants to nudge all of us into creative action. She is starting a new “thing”, something that everyone can join and play with. And she is calling us The Creative Revolutionaries. … Continue reading

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49 Creative things You Can Do Today

A big part of my life is centered around creativity. In todays list you will find a few of the projects I have enjoyed. I believe that everyone is creative in some way or other. Maybe some of these ideas … Continue reading

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Ruby Red Page

Isn’t red a beauuuuutiful colour? And the different names are so beautiful and magic, like Carmine, cherry, crimson, ruby red, cadmium, quinacridone, blood red, maroon, cardinal red, scarlet, magenta… It is the colour of our heart and the blood it … Continue reading

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Pretzel Sighting

I was on my way to a friend when I walked by this an few houses. When I notice that it has this nice pink hue I stop, take up my camera and snap a photo. Later I play with … Continue reading

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Maybe it’s the force of gravity

Sometimes when I go through a magazine that I’m throwing away I cut out words, quotes and phrases that catches my eye. Often I feel that they refer to what I’ve been thinking about, what I am or what I … Continue reading

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