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Art Journal Peek: Starburst

Art Journal Peek: Starburst

I believe that we learn new things by doing. If you want to learn how to be more creative, you’ve got to start doing something. It is really great to be allowed (in the form of classes, prompts or nudges) to imitate someone else’s personal style, and to learn from them. And last week I […]

Art Journal Idea: Create Journaling bloc...

Art Journal Idea: Create Journaling blocks

Sometimes it’s hard to incorporate journaling into an art journal. Personally I tend to get so excited about colors and patterns that I forget all about leaving some room for writing. That’s totally fine, if that happens, but sometimes you want to write a bit – but where? That’s when I came up with the […]

Find the right spot to add your text

Find the right spot to add your text

This is part III of III on how to use text in your art journal. I love how letters are both beautiful (as art) and meaningful (as text) and then both of those things at the same time as meaningful thought provoking art! If I make sense, please let me know… Do make friends with […]

Doodles and contemplating in my Diary

Doodles and contemplating in my Diary

Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it. Rumi [found via jen] More page details from my Moleskine diary. Doodles and what not. Doodles around a name. A drawing I made… She looks so nice, I don’t know […]

Spreading your kindness around is good

Spreading your kindness around is good

I look just like the girls next door… if you happen to live next door to an amusement park. Dolly Parton With a beautiful card this book, The Creative Journal by Lucia Capacchione, came in the mail yesterday. It was sent to me from a secret admirer and I was very happy and surprised to […]

Let some new ideas in

Let some new ideas in

Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose. Elisabeth Kbler-Ross It’s time to let some new ideas into my life. How about you? If that is true for you too, I’ve got some links for you to check out today. Excellence through Simplicity […]