Thursday, March 21, 2019

Creativity & Inspiration

Articles to inspire your creativity and self-expression.

In time for the release of Steven Spielberg's movie about Abraham Lincoln, we wanted to share with you this diary entry from Monday, April 24th, 1865. In the entry the writer, a minister who also happened to be famed...
It's one of the most heart-breaking personal diary entries we've ever read - but also, in it's way, a testament to the immensity of Teddy Roosevelt's love for his wife Alice. On February 14th, 1884 - not only Valentine's Day...
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Our A Peek Inside… series is made up of articles that take a look inside different people’s personal journals in an effort to celebrate the person’s creativity and inspire others. If you have a project that you would like...
We always find it interesting learning about the different ways peoples use their journals - but naturally it's doubly interesting when it's a genius's writing process! In an excellent article on the Art of Manliness blog the writers analyze...
Our A Peek Inside... series is made up of articles that take a look inside different people's personal journals in an effort to celebrate the person's creativity and inspire others. If you have a project that you would like...
Keeping a dream journal involves the routine recording of your dreams for the purposes of reflection and analysis. And not only is it a great exercise for gaining insight into your unconscious mind - it can also be a...
Dadaism is an excellent tool for freeing up your mind, discovering interesting prompts and ideas, and generally having fun! The original intention of Dadaism was to reject norms and standards in art, and it was largely an anarchistic commentary on the...
It’s clear we’re living in a very “digital” age. That doesn’t mean that we’ve completely abandoned the pen and paper (see our recent discovery that handwriting is still thriving even for business professionals; or two examples of tech bloggers...
After Collage-Artist Virginia Simpson-Magruder was profiled on our blog we received queries from our readers about how to create collages. Here, Virginia explains her personal technique and gives us tips on how to get started - with a Christmas...

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