9781627883474
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

How to Draw a Tangle

Tangles are drawings with repetitive lines, marks, circles, and shapes that are drawn to practice focus and meditation. Not sure where to get started? Tangle Journey is here to help! Buy from an Online Read More

Cardinal, Birds from Bricks
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Northern Cardinal Made From LEGOs

Have you ever wondered what it would look like if you combined two of your passions?  Thomas Poulsom, author of Birds from Bricks did just that and created something amazing! Try building one of his creations with these instructions for the Read More

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Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Il-LIST-ration: Strange Items in a Purse

Purses somehow always have a way of turning into a black hole. You can never find the things you need and always end up pulling out the strangest contents when rummaging for your phone or keys. IlLISTration helps combat creative block by Read More

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Mixed Media
Mixed Media

11 Ingenious Mason Jar Hacks

If you're as obsessed with mason jars as we are, you probably have quite a few of them around the house. Sure, they're great for food storage and organization, but what else can you use them for? Mason Jar Nation has the answer with these Read More

photography by Caroline Arber
Fiber
Fiber

Embroider your own Bookend

Modern embroidery has burst out of its sampler frames and can now be found in the unique, eye-catching details of our homes. Caroline Zoob shows us how to put true artistry and originality into our fibre craft – using texture to bring her Read More

Butterfly's Day, Emily Dickinson Nature Sketchbook
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

The Butterfly’s Day

How do we make poetry come to life?  In Emily Dickinson Nature Sketchbook, author Tara Lilly does just that and uses Dickinson's poetry to inspire sketches. What are you inspired to sketch from this poem? Emily Dickinson (1830–1886) Read More

koi fish finished, Finger Painting Weekend Workshop
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Oil Finger Painting: Koi Fish

The best thing about finger painting is everyone can do it.  It's super fun and you reconnect with your inner child.  Below is an overview from Finger Painting Weekend Workshop on how to oil finger paint Koi fish. The very first thing I Read More

9781627881524
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

5 Fun Origami Projects

Whether you are an origami novice or pro, these five projects will help you perfect your paper folding skills! Origami Lily How to Design Your Own Origami Paper Kirigami Mobile Origami Shallow Box Dollar Bill Dragon Fly Read More

Building diminishing, Urban Sketching Handbook: Understanding Perspective
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Diminishing

We use perspective and diminishing daily without giving it much thought.  Every hallway we walk down, every building we pass - our minds are recognizing perspective.  Urban Sketching Handbook: Understanding Perspective, shows us that Read More

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Fiber
Fiber

Needlecraft Practice and Art

Every so often, an old craft gets a re-boot that makes everyone sit up and take notice. As a fair few people have noticed, embroidery and needlecraft seem to be the next old tradition shaking up the art/craft world. As the previous Read More

flower dress, Dream, Draw, Design My Fashion
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Fun Fashion Fill-In

Everyday we design our own style - we accessorize, mix and match colors and prints, and put our on special touch on each one of our outfits. Dream, Draw, Design My Fashion lets us take this design to another level and practice right on the Read More