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Dear Wonderful, Creative You:

Welcome to Mindful Art Studio. I am Amy and I’m here to show you how to paint from your heart and soul and play with art again.

100 Ways to Fill Your Sketchbook

Dear Wonderful, Creative You: Figuring out what to do when you sit down to create can sometimes...

What’s In My Travel Art Kit

Dear Wonderful, Creative You: I am really passionate about making art on the go. Whether I'm...

5 Ways to Fill Your Sketchbook

Use these 5 simple methods to fill your sketchbook, gather your ideas, and improve your drawing skills.

Paper Cut Art Journal Tutorial

Paper Cut Art Journal Tutorial

Dear Wonderful, Creative You: There is so much that's beautiful and intriguing to me about a paper cut art journal. You might remember that I did my first one a few months ago, and shared it in this post. Now that I've begun my second one, I thought it would be fun to...

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How to Develop Your Artistic Style

How to Develop Your Artistic Style

Dear Wonderful, Creative You: Here's what I most want you to know about how to develop your artistic style: you can't force it. When coaching clients and students tell me they want to develop a style, I suggest that what they need is not a style, but a consistent art...

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My Holiday Gift Guide for Artists 2018

My Holiday Gift Guide for Artists 2018

  Dear Wonderful, Creative You:   I like to make my holiday gift guide for artists based on what I'm excited about at the moment. This year I thought I'd create some little kits for you inspired by the projects I've worked on this year. You probably know...

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