Elizabeth Evans D’Ascensao

Elizabeth lives in Boston with her husband, two young children and not-so-young French bulldog. She is passionate about encouraging others in their creative pursuits and building peaceful communities. She almost always laughs at her own jokes.

Catalysts by Elizabeth Evans D’Ascensao
Foraging for Art Journal Supplies

Foraging for Art Journal Supplies

Fairy Tales Hi, Messy friends!  Elizabeth here to take you into the woods (or into the depths of your handbag) as we forage for art journal supplies. Growing up, I had a...

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Drawing with pen and ink

Drawing with pen and ink

Art 101 Hi, lovely Messians.  It's Elizabeth here.  I hope to serve as your personal creative cheerleader this season and throughout the year, chiming in with a "Just give it a...

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10 Songs 10 Minutes 10 Pages

10 Songs 10 Minutes 10 Pages

Music When I’m staring at a blank sketchbook or art journal page, feeling the call to create but at a loss for where to start, I often turn to music. A good song can evoke...

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Finding Inspiration in the Everyday

Finding Inspiration in the Everyday

Lists Hi, friends. Elizabeth here. I used to compartmentalize my “creative time,” keeping it separate from family and work life. On one hand, it keeps the mess away from the...

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