For my Dutch readers: *** Je kunt nog tot en met vrijdag 12 februari je voorkeur voor een live-workshop en datum opgeven. Kijk daarvoor HIER *** I know I should do it more: go on an 'Artist date'. You know Artist dates, right? It’s a visit to somewhere that inspires you, rejuvenates you, and … [Read more...]
Quirky Dutch Summer #5
Deze post in het NEDERLANDS lezen? Klik hier Quirky Dutch Summer Do you have no idea what 'Quirky Dutch Summer' is all about? Read this post first. All the posts - newest at the top, oldest down below - can be found here. There is a Facebook group for sharing your QDS work … [Read more...]
Today is the first day of June - the first Summer month - and if I should believe the weather forecast the temperatures will climb to Summer heat also later this week. Time to think about this season and what I will do in those months. No, I'm not going on a vacation. I have everything I need right … [Read more...]
Another Quirky Dutch Summer
Deze post in het NEDERLANDS lezen? Klik hier PREPARE... for it will be a QUIRKY DUTCH SUMMER again! It's here again: the Quirky Dutch Summer blog series! You may recall the inspiring Summer series blogposts that I posted in 2012? During that Summer, I published a special inspirational post … [Read more...]
What inspires us… and why?
Last week, I worked on an art journal page inspired by Russian Constructivism and showed you examples of posters that worked as a kick start for a Chronicles art journal page in the same style (see this post.) The journal lay on my work desk and gave you an idea of where it was heading, and today I … [Read more...]
TOP 2000: The Countdown Has Begun!
Only two nights sleep left, and then the Top 2000 will be broadcasted on the radio and my Creative & Musical Blog Party breaks out... the countdown has begon! The list with songs for 2013 was announced, so go find an inspiring song and start creating! The Top 2000 list 2013 can be found … [Read more...]
Where do you find inspiration? This is an often asked question in the artist (blog)world and not always easy to answer. I, for instance, find inspiration all around me and it varies all the time. Take my latest art journal page... The Chronicles of Marit 2012 - Week 41 (click on the image … [Read more...]