12 Days of Creativity

Hello lovely blog readers,

I’m so delighted to announce that we will be delivering 12 Days of Creativity to our wonderful subscribers beginning on Dec. 12th! YES, that’s tomorrow!

This will be a 12 Day FREE email gift where you will get one email a day from me – chock full of creative inspiration! It might be a free lesson from me, a video chat regarding my favorite materials, tips and tricks, creative resources and MORE. PLUS, each day we will be featuring classes at special holiday prices! I would to have you join me for this special holiday program!

BE SURE TO SIGN UP HERE AND JOIN THE FUN!

Much love and gratitude,

 

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Tam’s Book Launch Blog Hop & Give Away

Hello gorgeous creatives!

tamholdingbook2I have some wonderful & exciting news! Tamara Laporte from Willowing Arts has written a book! It’s called ‘Create Your Life Book: Mixed-Media Art Projects for Expanding Creativity and Encouraging Personal Growth – AND I got to be a part of it! Can you say deeply honored?! Um….yeah!!! PLUS, I get to give away a copy!

Let me tell you a bit more about Tam’s new book in case you haven’t heard about it yet! “Celebrate and honor your creative potential with Create Your Life Book!” Based on much-loved mixed-media artist Tamara Laporte’s popular, multi-year series of online classes, Create Your Life Book offers mixed-media drawing and painting projects that can raise your awareness of and help you work through personal challenges and other obstacles to creating art and achieving self-fulfilment.

Each themed chapter presents 4 or 5 two-part projects: The first part of each project explores a common issue that hampers creativity and/or positive self-worth, and includes a worksheet or list of questions to be answered; the second part is a step-by-step mixed-media art project that provides a way for artists at all skill levels to contemplate and work through that issue.

Also included are projects contributed by some of Tamara’s Life Book guest teachers–Roxanne Coble, Andrea Gomoll, Alena Hennessy, Mystele Kirkeeng, Effy Wild and well…ME! So awesome to be alongside these fantastic Mixed Media Artists!

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Along the way, Tamara shares inspirational photos and uplifting and encouraging affirmations. The final chapter presents a simple binding method for creating a keepsake book of your Life Book projects.

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This book is truly a delight – full of wonder and creative inspiration! My project involves creating a mixed media photo collage where we create Angel Inspired self-portraits around the theme of self love and protection!

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You can now pre-order Tam’s gorgeous book here:

http://amzn.to/2gyhVg9 (USA)

http://amzn.to/2i0mHTQ (UK)

http://amzn.to/2gGwRfC (Canada)

http://bit.ly/2i1IQkx (Australia)

It’s officially published in January 2018, although many sites are now showing the publishing date as earlier in December 2017! You can pre-order it NOW! :) Now then, onto the give-away and blog hop! :) I can give away 1 copy of Tam’s book to 1 lucky winner, yay! :) And if you follow the blog hop (see below for links and dates) you can up your chances of winning by entering all the other give-aways also! :)

To enter the give away do the following:
🌟Like my Facebook page here.
🌟Sign up for my newsletter here AND….
🌟Leave a comment telling me why you would love to win a free book!
I will announce the winner on December 16th!

Here is the list of the other people on Tam’s Book Launch Blog Hop – they too will be giving away a copy of Tam’s book so go check them out and enter their give-aways! :)

1st December 2017 – Tamara Laporte https://www.willowing.org/blog/

2nd December 2017 – Effy Wild http://effywild.com

4th December 2017 – Roxanne Coble http://www.bybun.com

5th December 2017- Andrea Gomoll http://www.andrea-gomoll.de/blog/

6th December 2017 – Mystele Kirkeeng https://www.mystele.com/blog/

7th December 2017 – Tracy Verdugo http://artoftracyverdugo.blogspot.com

8th December 2017 – Wyanne Thompson https://www.facebook.com/WyanneArt

9th December 2017 – Shiloh Sophia McCloud http://www.shilohsophia.com

10th December 2017 – Alena Hennessy http://alenahennessy.com/blog

11th December 2017 – Lindsay Weirich https://thefrugalcrafter.wordpress.com/

12th December 2017 –  Jane Davenport https://janedavenport.com/blog/

13th December 2017 – Carla Sonheim https://carlasonheim.wordpress.com/

14th December 2017 – Mati Rose McDonough http://www.matirose.com/blog-news/

15th December 2017 – Annie Hamman https://www.anniehamman.com/blog

Have a great time following the blog hop! :)

Much love and gratitude,

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN – Let’s Face It 2018

Hello lovely creatives,

I hope your weekend was beautiful and restorative.

I’m thrilled to announce that registration for Let’s Face It 2018 is now OPEN! In 2018, we will travel through time, and study the different art movements and masters from those periods, as we learn more about portraiture, figurative art, style development, and so much more!  This will be another year full of dynamic lessons from a variety of uber-talented creative guides! I’m so honored to be one of them! Join us now!

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Last years class boasts more than 900 students internationally! So come join the Let’s Face It movement and enjoy this rich, supportive and vibrant community of creatives learning together.

I’ll look forward to seeing you in class!

Have a wonderful week.

xo,

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Winner – Let’s Face It 2018

Hello lovely readers,

I hope your weekend is going along beautifully!

I wanted to announce today that the winner of the Let’s Face It 2018 Giveaway is…

Susan Wright-Boucher

Congrats Susan! You will get FREE access to this powerful YEAR long online portrait class. The incredible line up of teachers is simply astounding. You will walk away with new found confidence, skill and inspiration for drawing and painting portraits and more! I hope you enjoy it.

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Thank you to everyone who entered and left wonderful comments on the blog. Only 2 more days till Registration opens! Woo!!!

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Much love and gratitude to you all.

xo,

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Let’s Face It 2018

Hello Friends! I am so excited to announce that I am going to be a part of the Let’s Face It -2018 Team! This will be my third year!! Yahoo!

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LET’S FACE IT is a course created and hosted by Kara Bullock. It is for anyone that wants to practice creating portraits and figurative art, but is especially designed for those of you that have felt scared or intimidated to do so at some point in your life.

Together, we want to share with you our strategies, tips, and techniques that we use in order to create our faces and portraits. You will leave this course feeling confident enough in your skills to never feel intimidated again!

In 2018, we will be studying the different art movements and master artists from those periods! Click here to find out more about LET’S FACE IT -2018!

This course is not open for registration yet! However, you can read more about this course and bookmark this page so that on October 2nd, you can come back and register. What is even better is that if you register by December 4th, you will get a discount on the price! YES!!! Awesome, right!?!?

I am thrilled to be a part of this amazing team of teachers and guess what else!?!?! I get to give away one free spot in this course to one of you!!

To enter the give away do the following:
🌟Like my Facebook page here.
🌟Sign up for my newsletter here AND….
🌟Leave a comment telling me why you would love to win a free spot in LFI 2018!
I will announce the lucky winner on Sept. 30th
In the mean time, click here and book mark this page so that you can come back on October 2nd and sign up!! I can’t wait to begin this journey with each of you!!!
xo,
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Lifebook 2018 Winner!

Hi all!

Hope your week is off to a great start!

Just wanted to pop in an announce the winner of the free seat in the fabulous Lifebook 2018!

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The winner is:

Eleni Sgouridou

CONGRATS Eleni!!! Tam will be contacting you with further info on your free spot in Lifebook 2018!

Thank you to everyone who entered and left wonderful comments on the blog and also shared this course! It’s going to be an amazing Lifebook! I look forward to seeing many of you in class!

Enjoy your week!

xo,

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