Hi there polkadot, When this post is published, I’ll be enjoying my holiday in Metz, France. I’m going to visit Nancy and eat up all the luscious Art Nouveau there. Be sure to check out my instagram account for pictures. Today I want to share with you my most recent lesson in the Love Art … More Finding inspiration: Marlene Dumas
Maybe I have been a bad girl. Maybe I did spend to much time chatting with my friends in class. Maybe I shouldn’t have drunk that second (or third, or forth) cup of coffee and got into class all fired up… Oh well, I got into summer school. And man… IT IS FUN! (hahaha) Those … More Art Journal Summer School: summer school made fun!
Hi there, Let’s talk about that inner critic, shall we. Sometimes your mind plays tricks on you, and even with great inspiration you put your own work down. Lend you ear to this great short speech to get everything in perspective, and get inspiration from these words by Ira Glass. I have just about shared … More Where does the inner critic come from?
Hi there! Thanks for stopping by 🙂 It is really rainy here, so it would be excellent weather to cuddle up to some paints and brushes in the art room, wouldn’t it? So there you go, you take a seat behind your blank page… You caress it… You are ready for your muse do drop … More Where I find inspiration to art journal
Having a best selling mixed media book. It isn’t for everyone, but Jane Davenport, the aussie artist that seems to be made out of butterflies, does just that. Her lifebook lesson was the one I looked out for, counting the weeks. That is one of the reasons I love the Lifebook arrangement: so many different … More Lifebook: getting to know Jane Davenport
I think she is done… I have spend several hours debating on how to go further with this page. Adding, taking away, stepping away. Eventually I decided to go for it with the collage flow. Something I really like, because for me it is freeing. But I didn’t like the model’s expression… So I gave … More DLP stitches: All finished!
Hello there, After showing you my Lifebook Beacon of Light, I wanted you to meet my flight attendant. In the lesson on Lifebook, it was supposed to be a thight rope dancer, but that just didn’t work for me. I decided to go for my ‘word’ that came up in the first lesson: journey! And … More Lifebook: courage dear heart