Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Creativity & Inspiration

Articles to inspire your creativity and self-expression.

It's almost 2013 and so we wanted to share this neat look at the past. The following diary entry comes from a member of a household in 1877 Mackay, Queensland in Australia. It's made up of two sketches that...
Our Peek Inside… series takes a look inside peoples’ personal journals to celebrate their creativity and inspire others. Message us at facebook@hartleyandmarks.com if you have a project that you would like to be featured. This month we take a look...
The very first flight on an airplane occurred on December 17th, 1903; and today we wanted to share two diary entries about that historic event. The diary belongs to Milton Wright, the father of Orville and Wilbur Wright, the two...
Our friends at the Morgan Library & Museum have made available hi-res images of writer Nathanial Hawthorne and artist Sophia Peabody's marriage journal. After the two artists got married they kept a journal together that they would trade back...
For over 23 years explorer Robert Peary was obsessed with becoming the first person to reach the North Pole. On one of his expeditions in 1909 Peary kept a handwritten diary that included the following entry on April 6th: The...
Our Peek Inside… series takes a look inside peoples’ personal journals to celebrate their creativity and inspire others. Message us at facebook@hartleyandmarks.com if you have a project that you would like to be featured. This month we wanted to show...
Our friends at The Morgan Library & Museum have a fantastic write-up examining this truly remarkable diary. The entry comes from a day in February 1836 when Charlotte Brontë was only 19 and teaching at a school in England. Writing...
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...
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...
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...

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