In Our Own Handwriting :: Digital Art Journaling by Amanda | Mar 9, 2014 | Draw | 0 comments Life is better with art! Success! First Name Last Name Email Hop Onboard! Creative Goal Setting by Amanda | May 28, 2015 | Meditation | 0 Comments Establishing a goal for your daily practice will help support your art making. Having a goal allows you to focus on developing your artistry. It also gives you something to aim for. Maybe it’s a week for working on building up pages with stencils or a... Read More Mixed Media Morning Pages by Amanda | May 28, 2015 | Meditation, Mixing Media | 0 Comments One of the hardest parts of establishing a solid daily art journaling practice is showing up. I find it very helpful to pull from contemplative practices to create a strong foundation for my art journaling. Clearing your mind aka letting go and noticing what comes... Read More Go Ahead, Make Art :: a lesson in accepting + doing by Amanda | December 9, 2013 | Meditation | 0 Comments Have you ever felt intimidated, awe struck, envious, like you didn't have what they have when it comes to making art? If so, you get that those feelings can stop you dead in your tracks and leave all your beautiful paints + fabrics + paper +... Read More Friday Sneak Peek :: Why I Make My Own Weekly Planner by Amanda | November 15, 2013 | Friday | 0 Comments Usually I make my own weekly planner. What does your schedule look like for the week? Week by most weeks, I tend to make my weekly plan on Saturday or Sunday or, sometimes, even Monday. Whenever inspiration or necessity hits, I begin. Using my... Read More Disrupt Your Normal by Amanda | October 28, 2017 | Discover Yourself, Mixing Media | 0 Comments I packed up my things, hauled them to storage and hit the road! Have you ever dreamed of doing that? It's amazing! Oh my goodness the sky! It was the summer of 2016, when I headed west. No longer did I have my art table easily accessible. I had totally... Read More Published. Featured in the new Art Journal Kickstarter book. by Amanda | January 13, 2015 | Mixing Media | 0 Comments Such fun, Art Journal Kickstarter has arrived! I was selected to contribute to this book last year and have just received my copy. It's a yummy smorgasbord of delightful art journalers who talk about their methods and art journaling process. If... Read More When a woman conceives her true self by Amanda | November 30, 2014 | Figure Drawing, Sunday | 0 Comments When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again. ― Marianne Williamson Read More ← Preparing for Spring :: Mixed Media Collage my idle chatter :: mixing media with a quote → Ready for adventure? Success! First Name Last Name Email Come Onboard!