Live Muses Open their Creative Hearts
Journey of the Heart
by Julie Robbins
Hansen - Papier Mache
Mes - Feast of St. Nicolas
Vogt - Photography Retrospective
Abel -Moving Collage
Mes - Sparrow Girl
Abel - Artistic Trading Cards
Peterson Cross - Study of Doors
Daley - Heart Journey
Kavanagh - Frida Kahlo
Kavanagh - Making a Gypsy Caravan
Vogt - Soul Collage
Vogt - Remembrance Balms
- Jane Tilton
Playground for Muses
The Creativity Portal
Playground features imaginative art and craft projects, fun how-to
articles, and an assortment of online resources for creative, interactive,
and imagination inducing places online. This site is a great resource
for parents, teachers, and kids at heart!
If you are looking
for kid- and adult-friendly arts and crafts projects then you'll
love the Portal's
selection of step-by-step activities and printable computer
crafts that can be made with simple materials. Whether it's polymer
clay, material and fabric, paint and markers, foamy shapes, tissue
or crepe paper, these ideas will inspire your imagination and lead
you off into creating your projects.
A Sample Selection of Portal Projects
& Rubber Stamping If you've ever had the urge to make your own
rubber stamps, this is a great primer into basic printmaking techniques.
Money Plant Project The novelty Money Plant makes a perfect
gift for those times when cash is the best gift of all: graduations,
anniversaries, birthdays, retirements, and other special occasions.
Includes a free novelty seed packet to download and print.
ARTifact - Found Art! Be adventurous and paint some puzzling
Found Art! Found Art "strives to make the world a better place right
now by empowering people across to globe to share on a soul level."
Dream Journal With a blank book cover as your canvas, imagine
the artistic possibilities you can paint into your own dream journal.
Paper Doll Advent Calendar
advent calendar is full of great images to colour and wonderful
information about Christmas. It will keep everyone occupied for
many days. Thanks to Sylvia Kleindinst for the link.
December 14 2005
Visit Live Muses for Inspiration
in Australia everyone is preparing for the long summer holidays
and this means that there is time to undertake some creative projects.
we celebrated All Soul's Day on the Soul Food Silk Road Gail Kavanagh
set about making an altered book as a tribute to the life of Frida
whose life you would like to celebrate and think of following Gail's
lead. Begin gathering supplies to make your altered books. Here
is a wonderful list for Art
Rat Packers to help you in your quest to find useful objects
that can be recycled.
you might follow Carol Abel's lead and make Artistic
Trading Cards that could be framed in small collections.
This section is designed to help stimulate
creativity and provide alternative ways of seeing art.