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Creative Writing Ideas for Writing in Art Classes Art journaling prompts offer rich creative writing ideas. Whether keeping composition book art journals, individual art journal pages, or art history journals, art prompts keep writing skills polished. In other articles, we've discussed creative writing ideas and writing across the curriculum, we've discussed the value of content area writing. Creative writing within the context of any academic subject helps students deepen their understanding of content knowledge, as well as develop skills in applying the traits of good writing across various formats. Fine arts classes explore a range of media. Art Journaling Prompts: Creative Writing Ideas for Writing in Art Classes Art Journaling Prompts: Creative Writing Ideas for Writing in Art Classes
When people see the handbags some of us carry around they never believe that we’ve made them from regular grocery bags. I bet I’ve been asked about 65,000 times in the last few years–”How can you possibly crochet with a grocery bag?” Consequently, this story has been told quite a bit, but never here on the blog. So, for those of you who’d like to know—this is how you do it. Take one innocent looking grocery–the thin, noisy kind–and smooth it out flat. Grocery Bag “Yarn” |

Grocery Bag “Yarn” |

Art Journal Prompt: Personalize a Famous Painting — Journaling Saves Art Journal Prompt: Personalize a Famous Painting — Journaling Saves Art Journaling prompt by Randi Feuerhelm-Watts, along with her results. From the creativity kit “Wide Open: Inspiration and Techniques for Art Journaling on the As I mentioned in yesterday’s post about art journaling prompts, I’m proposing a group project that anyone can join in on. My creative cohort Joni and I will be tackling a specific prompt from Wide Open: Inspiration and Techniques for Art Journaling on the Edge. (Check out my review for complete details and photos of this creativity kit.)
You don’t have to say a lot for it to be meaningful. Theodore Roosevelt's diary entry the day his wife died. Many who keep art journals find it easy to do the art and more difficult to put the words into them. We create beautiful backgrounds and images and then we fret that we will spoil them by writing on them. We worry that what we have to say isn’t important enough, that our handwriting isn’t neat enough, that we will write too much or too little. So we use quotes. Rhomany's Realm | art journal prompts Rhomany's Realm | art journal prompts
How do you start an art journal? If you are curious about art journaling but not sure where to start, this is for you! Join The Daisy Yellow Group at FacebookGet the latest Daisy Yellow Zine "Art journaling is about the {creative process} of pulling together color, words and images as you wish on a page.

Art Journaling 101 - abstract - art journaling . creative prompts . doodling . photography

Art Journaling 101 - abstract - art journaling . creative prompts . doodling . photography
Expressive Art Journal Prompts - Reclaiming Your Authenticity with Creativity Expressive Art Journal Prompts - Reclaiming Your Authenticity with Creativity Materials: - Pen and paper or journal page - Colored pencils, markers, and watercolor paint Method:
Packing tape has gotten MacGyver out of many a jam, but he never managed to make an entire home out of the stuff. So he could probably learn something from Viennese/Croatian design collective For Use/Numen. The team uses nothing but packing tape to create huge, self-supporting cocoons that visitors could climb inside and explore. Installed three times in the past year, the next deployment will be next week from June 9–13 at DMY Berlin's International Design Fair, which is now in its 8th year. The installations, which look like the work of horrifyingly large arachnids, grew in scale and scope as the year progressed, first deployed inside a small Croatian gallery, then an abandoned attic during October’s Vienna Design Week. Designers Spin Spidey-Worthy Webs From Packing Tape

Designers Spin Spidey-Worthy Webs From Packing Tape

Soap Making Recipes, Tips & Tutorials Teach Soap is the premier site for soap making tutorials, soap recipes, soap making tips and everything you’d want to know about making soap and other handcrafted products including lip balms, lotions, bath fizzies and much more. From beginners to seasoned soap makers, Teach Soap has something for everyone! We cover everything from soap making recipes for beginners, to more complex cold process soap making recipes and techniques. Check out our tutorial for Hot Process (CPOP) Swirls (left). Soap Making Instructions | Soap Making Recipes and Tutorials | Teach Soap

Soap Making Instructions | Soap Making Recipes and Tutorials | Teach Soap

Graffiti Artist Dain Teaches the French About American Beauty at the Lebenson Gallery, Paris Brooklyn-based graffiti artist Dain's opening his first solo exhibition at the Lebenson Gallery, in Paris' hip Marais district tomorrow. Entitled `Born Again' as a nudge to his use of old-school icons, the show presents pieces made exclusively for the occasion. The artist's style is deeply cross-genre: he mixes street art references and graffiti with drawing, collage and varnish. Graffiti Artist Dain Teaches the French About American Beauty at the Lebenson Gallery, Paris
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