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How Moriah Costa uses art journaling to express herself

How Moriah Costa uses art journaling to express herself

Artist Spotlight[wpseo_breadcrumb]Moriah is an American transplant living in Madrid, Spain. Her favourite part of art journaling is being able to experiment with different techniques and styles and not having to care about making mistakes or if it...

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How Tiffany Meduna plans out time to make art

How Tiffany Meduna plans out time to make art

Artist Spotlight[wpseo_breadcrumb]Tiffany is an artist of many trades living in New York City with an absolute passion for documenting her everyday life. A traveller to the core, she loves documenting her various journeys around the world in thick...

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Ep 007: Your bad art only makes you better

Ep 007: Your bad art only makes you better

Messy Conversations[wpseo_breadcrumb]Messy Conversations is a series of interviews with amazing art journalers who share their favorite tools, tips and why they art journal. You’ll get an exclusive peek into their art journal pages and their process....

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Ep 006: Starting is all that matters

Ep 006: Starting is all that matters

Messy Conversations[wpseo_breadcrumb]Messy Conversations is a series of interviews with amazing art journalers who share their favorite tools, tips and why they art journal. You’ll get an exclusive peek into their art journal pages and their process....

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How Lauren Pearl uses art journaling as a path to freedom

How Lauren Pearl uses art journaling as a path to freedom

Artist Spotlight[wpseo_breadcrumb]Why do you love art journaling? I love art journaling because it gives me a chance to focus my mind somewhere else. I am one of those annoying people that have a million thoughts bubbling away in my brain and if you...

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Ep 005: Art Journaling as a way of documenting life

Ep 005: Art Journaling as a way of documenting life

Messy ConversationsMessy Conversations is a series of interviews with amazing art journalers who share their favorite tools, tips and why they art journal. You’ll get an exclusive peek into their art journal pages and their process. We have a...

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The Power of Community

The Power of Community

Hey Messians. Misty here. I talked about community a little bit on my blog back in January and about how I missed the community I had in my college art classes. This article functions as a sort of Part Two to the story of how I've found community in Get Messy. Fair...

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Ep 004: Find something deeper with art journaling

Ep 004: Find something deeper with art journaling

Messy Conversations[wpseo_breadcrumb]Messy Conversations is a series of interviews with amazing art journalers who share their favorite tools, tips and why they art journal. You’ll get an exclusive peek into their art journal pages and their process....

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Jennifer Bilton Finds Her Voice Through Art Journaling

Jennifer Bilton Finds Her Voice Through Art Journaling

Artist Spotlight[wpseo_breadcrumb]Why do you love art journaling? Art journaling has become a way to document my feelings and thoughts, to combine my passion for words with my passion for art, and to explore art techniques & mediums that excite...

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Ep 002: Pretty is nice but true is better

Ep 002: Pretty is nice but true is better

Messy Conversations[wpseo_breadcrumb]Messy Conversations is a series of interviews with amazing art journalers who share their favorite tools, tips and why they art journal. You’ll get an exclusive peek into their art journal pages and their process....

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Ep 001: Just do something

Ep 001: Just do something

Messy Conversations[wpseo_breadcrumb]Messy Conversations is a series of interviews with amazing art journalers who share their favorite tools, tips and why they art journal. You’ll get an exclusive peek into their art journal pages and their process....

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How Art Journaling Frees Karen Gaunt to Just Create

How Art Journaling Frees Karen Gaunt to Just Create

Artist Spotlight[wpseo_breadcrumb]Karen is an Artist. She arts like a boss and believes that you should too. Karen loves Poppies, triangles, colour and hand lettering. She’s all about the process and loves to complete pages that take days to make and...

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How simply creating art makes Sharon Nullmeyer an artist

How simply creating art makes Sharon Nullmeyer an artist

Artist Spotlight[wpseo_breadcrumb]Sharon is a painter, pattern maker, flower picker, and collager! She loves things from time gone by, books, peonies, neons, poster colors, and hot sauce.Why do you love art journaling? I really do love art journaling....

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How Katie Jones avoids overthinking by making art

How Katie Jones avoids overthinking by making art

Artist Spotlight[wpseo_breadcrumb]Why do you love art journaling? It's just fun! I've always admired great scrapbook pages but felt a little restricted by the style, Art Journaling means freedom to create and just throw anything down on a page and...

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How art frees Anke Kramer and brings more fun to her life

How art frees Anke Kramer and brings more fun to her life

Artist Spotlight[wpseo_breadcrumb]I love beautiful things and like to be creative. In addition to painting and stamping, I also discovered photography and scraping for myself. I want to give all these things a space here and share them with others.Why...

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How removing expectations keeps Anika Lacerte inspired

How removing expectations keeps Anika Lacerte inspired

Artist Spotlight[wpseo_breadcrumb]Anika likes art journaling, scrapbooking, photography and DIY projects. She is an introvert; her Myers-Briggs personality type is INTJ. Anika lives in a small town in BC, Canada with her husband and their two...

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How to Photograph Your Journal

How to Photograph Your Journal

Hello, lovely Messians! Sasha (@sasha_zeen) here! Many of you might know me as a fellow Messian and the Get Messy Instagram Community Manager. I am so excited to be here to share a quick photo tutorial with you. Whether you are only starting out your creative or...

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