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Mary Brack (marynbtol)
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Art journaling is an obsession. Art, itself, is an obsession. You begin to see everything through the lens of art and creativity. I have written before about how getting in touch with the creative artist inside me has changed how I see things. Yesterday I w...
Art journaling is an obsession. Art, itself, is an obsession. You begin to see everything through the lens of art and creativity. I have written before about how getting in touch with the creative artist inside me has changed...
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This is NOT Who I Am
One of the restorative qualities of art journaling is to be able to release the things you're dealing with and pour them out on your pages. This same quality is beneficial in a written journal, but when you are able to do this AND add creativity AND play wi...
One of the restorative qualities of art journaling is to be able to release the things you're dealing with and pour them out on your pages. This same quality is beneficial in a written journal, but when you are able to do thi...
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The Documented Life Project Weeks 8 & 9
I'm just going to post my most recent Doc Life pages and a few others. I have had the flu now for 6 days and cannot regain my energy or my appetite. But life moves on and one must catch up. We are off to the Youth Haven Ranch Friday and Saturday for our ann...
I'm just going to post my most recent Doc Life pages and a few others. I have had the flu now for 6 days and cannot regain my energy or my appetite. But life moves on and one must catch up. We are off to the Youth Haven Ranch...
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The Documented Life Project Weeks 6 & 7
This week starts week 9 of The Documented Life Project. I am finished through week 7. Not too bad for someone who has a tendency toward multitasking with numerous projects! I feel no pressure when I fall behind on art projects as this is about enjoyment and...
This week starts week 9 of The Documented Life Project. I am finished through week 7. Not too bad for someone who has a tendency toward multitasking with numerous projects! I feel no pressure when I fall behind on art project...
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One Little Word ~ January
A recap of my journey with my One Little Word (OLW 2014) for 2014 {BE} for the month of January. Focusing on this word is already having an impact on my perspective. This past month I've tried to just be still and know God and simply rest in that knowledge....
A recap of my journey with my One Little Word (OLW 2014) for 2014 {BE} for the month of January. Focusing on this word is already having an impact on my perspective. This past month I've tried to just be still and know God an...
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Great pages! I just love your style, Julie. :)
Corners are tiny little places.  Sometimes we don’t even notice them…but great and good things can happen in small places…   …the corners of the home, where there is peace, where there is love.  It makes a difference in the ...
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A Rhythm of Life
I am very intrigued by rhythms in life. Maybe it's because routine is so important to my well-being on so many levels. When my routine is messed up my whole world seems out of whack. Routine keeps me grounded and focused and keeps a handle on my sanity. Rhy...
I am very intrigued by rhythms in life. Maybe it's because routine is so important to my well-being on so many levels. When my routine is messed up my whole world seems out of whack. Routine keeps me grounded and focused and ...
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Congratulations Heather! How exciting for you!
Hello lovely readers!  I'm back, after a bit of writer's block.  Don't worry though, I was still getting crafty and have a ton of fun projects to share with you.  I'm just trying to sort everything out and not overwhelm mysel...
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More Inspiration
The Internet and social media are wonderful venues for creative inspiration. Through blogs, Pinterest and art groups on Facebook the creative juices are sparked. One source of inspiration that I have found quite enjoyable has been online classes offered by ...
The Internet and social media are wonderful venues for creative inspiration. Through blogs, Pinterest and art groups on Facebook the creative juices are sparked. One source of inspiration that I have found quite enjoyable has...
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Inspiration and Painting Circles Tutorial
Here it is, my first tutorial! In my last post I wrote about the creative inspiration I get from seeing through creative eyes. Another way I get inspiration is through other artists ~ through their blogs and through taking classes. Last week I followed a li...
Here it is, my first tutorial! In my last post I wrote about the creative inspiration I get from seeing through creative eyes. Another way I get inspiration is through other artists ~ through their blogs and through taking cl...
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