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A Day of Sharing Words: Joyful Girl

Photo by flamholz i do it for the joy it brings because i’m a joyful girl because the world owes me nothing and we owe each other the world i do it because it’s the least i can do i do it because i learned it from you and i do it just because i […]

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Modus Operandi: Three for the price of one

This modus operandi started out being about one thing, morphed into a second exploration, and ended up in far left field. If you include the subsequent “best laid plans gone awry” epiphany, I’d say it’s a grand slam! Today’s subject was first inspired by the July/August issue of Somerset Studio, which includes a feature on […]

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Playing catch up

(Note: This post is part of a series I am doing on my progress through Julia Cameron’s The Artist’s Way with a cadre of creative ladies. More info about this venture can be found in an earlier post and all of my related posts are under the artist’s way category.) Unbelievable. Have I really not […]

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Modus Operandi: How’d they do that?

& we’re back! A little later than expected and a bit soggier, but modus operandi has returned. On to this week’s topic… One of my favorite things about mixed media collage is, of course, the fanatical use of layers and the level of customization within each layer. Learning to do this requires a great deal […]

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Modus Operandi: 18 Inspiration Prompts

Keep an art journal It’s a resource to gather inspirational images or quotes, collect and test your ideas, and track your progress as an artist. Stretch Sometimes getting up and out of the studio and moving around loosens you up creatively, too, and provides just the right scenario for coming up with the next best […]

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