How to discover and follow your inner compass as artists

As artists, we often find ourselves seeking direction and inspiration, longing to create authentic and meaningful work. Our inner compass is the guide that helps us navigate this vast artistic landscape, leading us toward our true artistic voice. So, let’s explore some ways to discover and follow that creative North Star within us! Now, let’sContinue reading “How to discover and follow your inner compass as artists”

Prep Vintage Book with Gesso for Art Journaling

If you’re looking to add a unique touch to your next art journaling project, you may want to consider prepping a vintage book with gesso. Gesso is a type of primer used to prepare canvas or other surfaces for painting. It can also be used on a vintage book to create a smooth and evenContinue reading “Prep Vintage Book with Gesso for Art Journaling”

Unboxing Creativity: Sketchbox May 2023 Review

Today, I’m thrilled to share my thoughts on Sketchbox’s premium art material subscription box for May 2023. This month’s collection is an absolute treasure trove, packed with an impressive assortment of artistic wonders. So, let’s embark on this creative journey together and explore each item that makes this box truly exceptional! Sketchbox’s May 2023 premiumContinue reading “Unboxing Creativity: Sketchbox May 2023 Review”

Mastering the Art of Words: How Copywriting Skills Can Transform Your Art Business

As an artist, you may often find yourself primarily focused on expressing your creativity through visual mediums such as painting, sculpture, or photography. While the visual aspect of your work is undeniably essential, there is another skill that can greatly enhance your art business and help you connect with your audience on a deeper level:Continue reading “Mastering the Art of Words: How Copywriting Skills Can Transform Your Art Business”

Ways to be creative when you don’t feel inspired

It can be difficult to be creative when you don’t feel inspired, but there are some helpful tips and tricks you can use to jumpstart your creativity. Here are some ideas to get you started: Using these tips can help you get your creative juices flowing again, so don’t hesitate to try them out. GoodContinue reading “Ways to be creative when you don’t feel inspired”

Being around plants can help you concentrate more

Plants are an incredibly powerful and natural tool to help us concentrate and focus. Studies have shown that having plants in our work and home environments can have a calming and soothing effect on our minds, reducing stress and helping us remain focused on the task at hand. Not only can plants help us remainContinue reading “Being around plants can help you concentrate more”

Books Every Artist Should Read

If you’re an artist looking for inspiration, there are plenty of books out there that can help. Here are some of the best books every artist should read to help spark creativity and fresh ideas: Reading these books can provide you with the tools you need to take your art to the next level. WhichContinue reading “Books Every Artist Should Read”

Vintage Book Binding and Stitching Ephemera Kit

Are you a mixed-media artist looking to add a touch of nostalgia to your artwork? The Vintage Book Binding and Stitching Ephemera Kit is the ultimate treasure trove for mixed media and collage enthusiasts! This kit is made up of a variety of antique book hardback covers, spines, binding materials and stitching, carefully curated toContinue reading “Vintage Book Binding and Stitching Ephemera Kit”

Tutorial: Collage Tags

I love finding ways to use all the bits of ephemera I have lying around and in that process, I started cutting out the watercolor florals and finding ways to use them in other creative projects. Then I started making the cutouts specifically to be used in my art journaling and art projects. In thisContinue reading “Tutorial: Collage Tags”