Meet Your guide, Amy
I work with people from all over the world – from folks who want a creative outlet for stress relief, to experienced artists who want to weave more intuition, mindfulness, and freedom into their work.
Tuning into the moment through your senses allows you to be mindfully present, enjoy the process of creating and experimenting, and let the inner critic relax. Let’s make some art together!
Draw Yourself Calm welcomes readers into the mindful practice of slow drawing with 25 beautiful patterns inspired by nature. This is a practical and effective book for increasing creativity while reducing stress.
Play With Repetition: An Art Tutorial
Dear Wonderful, Creative You: When I'm creating art journal collages, some of the elements I like to play with are repetition, variation, and texture. Let's start with texture. https://youtu.be/RgyvmOQRk9U Texture in Art If you haven't thought about texture in art...
How to Organize Your Art Studio
Dear Wonderful, Creative You: I have always had a space dedicated to my art making. For years while living with roommates it was tiny - a container under my bed, or a small desk in my bedroom. Now I'm lucky enough to have an entire room in my house. Whether in a big...
More Art Play Makes Better Art Work
Dear Wonderful, Creative You: I spend a lot of time urging you to repeat yourself, to focus on exploration, and to luxuriate in the joy of the process. Today I'd like to illustrate what that looks like for me in the hope of inspiring you to push further in your own...
The Power of Starting Simple
Dear Wonderful, Creative You: What is the simplest thing I could do artistically right now? I've found this is such a powerful question for my art practice. I don't ask: What masterpiece could I make? We need to build our skills over time. You're not going to reach...
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