Art Therapy

What’s Your Doodle? Self Discovery Series

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The process to self-discovery takes a lot of courage, not only to face new adventures but to meditate on the paths you’ve already taken. So, pick one or two simple images that speak to the heart of you and all …

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How to Draw a Mandala Using Grids

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*A guest post by Kathryn Costa. Mandalas are a design within a circle often using a repeating pattern. In this tutorial, you’ll see just how easy it is to create beautiful mandalas that have a sense of symmetry and balance. …

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Being Creative in Less Than Ideal Circumstances

After literally living in her studio for weeks, Victoria Rose Martin has some tips about being creative in less than ideal circumstances.

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Living in Generosity with Sal and Ellen at Art Is You

Today we feature a podcast with Sal and Ellen, the creators of Art Is You retreats, as they talk about Living in Generosity.

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Finding Success Through Simplicity

Sometimes to be successful, you have to rethink how you define success. In some cases, simplifying might be the answer.

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The Introvert’s Guide to Art Retreats

Even introverts can have a fabulous time at art retreats with a little planning and some alone time built into every day.

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Art is You in Petaluma, Part 1

Ricë and Tonia went to Petaluma, and look what they brought us!

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Guest Post: Linda Esterley Reports on Artstream Art Camp, Part 2

And here’s the second half of artist Linda Esterley’s report on her trip to Artstream Art Camp.

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Guest Post: Linda Esterley Reports on Artstream Art Camp, Part 1

Linda Esterley recently attended the very first Artstream Art Camp on—get this!—a private island with—woohoo!—a private chef. Here’s Part 1 of her report.

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More Ways to Give Back

Ricë got even more great suggestions for ways to give back to your community, and here they are.

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