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Drawing Exercise: A Yellow Bird

Ive heard it said that every day you need half an hour of quiet time for yourself, or your Self, unless youre incredibly busy and stressed, in which case you need an hour. I promise you, it is there. Fight … Continue reading

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Inspiration: Daily Paper Prompts

Have you seen Tammy’s Daily Paper Prompts? The’re quick and easy ideas that everyone can try out and play with. They do not come up in the feed of her blog DaiysYellow, instead you’ve got to visit the prompts page … Continue reading

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Mandala drawing #2: snowflakes

Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand – and melting like a snowflake… Francis Bacon These two looks like snowflakes in … Continue reading

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Art Journal Peek: Another Layer Changes things up

Not sure you will recognize this art journal spread from yesterday’s post? The first layer left me feeling out of order and without flow, but then when I came back to it [the art journal page] with my pink paints … Continue reading

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Art Journal Peek: Smilla

Sketch II of my cat Smilla. A live drawing of my cat Smilla in my Art Journal #16. She lives with my parents right now, but for a week I had her in the apartment and took the time to … Continue reading

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Found doodles

Found doodles, in big scale format. Art on a wall. Patterns in blue. Please follow and like:Related PostsThe Wabi-sabi people Art Journal Peek: Bird Studies As seen on Instagram

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Art Journal before & after bunny

We think that the point is to pass the test or to overcome the problem, but the truth is that things don’t really get solved. They come together and they fall apart. Pema Chödrön Since I got so many great … Continue reading

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Art Journaling check in – Week 9

Last week my Art Journal Every Day check in was the guest post about collecting colours over at Julie’s blog and before that, week 7, it was a questions and answer session with reader questions on art journaling. So since … Continue reading

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Maneki Neko Sketch

Sitting in the shade with my Art Journal and a high glass of iced coffee. Dipping my paintbrush in water and painting with a mostly unused colour (ochre) in my paint box of watercolours. Swirling it around, making pools of … Continue reading

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In change there is power

It takes a lot of courage to release the familiar and seemingly secure, to embrace the new. But there is no real security in what is no longer meaningful. There is more security in the adventurous and exciting, for in … Continue reading

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