One of the most difficult thing to do as an adult is to push fears of imperfection to the side and let creativity shine for all its wonderful and imperfect glory. When we are little, there is no wrong when it comes to drawing, colouring, cutting, pasting and generally making. But somehow as our brains […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on creative challenge: be brave and colour outside the lines
Can you tell us a little about you and your work? I’m Denise Beckand, I live in the south of the Netherlands together with my husband. I love to talk about colors and making colorful things, that’s me in one sentence!! A colorful house decorated with antique and vintage stuff, things with a story and […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on creative spotlight: denise beckand of becolorand
In this weeks’ challenge, we’re looking at triangles and the endless patterns and designs you can create using various triangle types. For the challenge you will need the following: paper: coloured construction paper, magazines, newspapers, scraps or any kind of coloured or patterned paper scissors glue a blank piece of paper Cut out triangles from […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on creative challenge: triangle patterns
Earlier this week, an interesting article popped into my inbox from Sam of Dunne with Style. I usually just skim most content which hits my inbox, but this particular subject was of particular interest to me. The title stood out to me immediately. It was as though three words just jumped off the screen. Comparison. Killer. Creativity. I […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Comparison is the killer of creativity
Q: Tell us a little about Hundreds and Thousands Mag Taz: It’s a magazine made by two sisters in law. It’s like our pinboard of things we love but in magazine form, released a few times a year. It’s totally designed and put together by us, except the printing of course, which is by a […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on creative spotlight: hundreds & thousands magazine
In a bid to assist you to think more creatively, starting today and taking place weekly on Friday’s we’re going to be setting a Creative Challenge for you to complete. The task will differ each week and you won’t need too many materials or time to complete each one. Did you know that by forcing yourself […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
Get your creative tools of choice ready, because we’re going to share 10 ways you can find a little creative inspiration. 1. listen to some music Whack on YouTube and check out some music video clips. It’s not just the music that might inspire you. You might see something in a video clip that will […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on 10 ways to find creative inspiration
There have been many studies carried out on colours which has lead to an understanding that colours have the power to evoke emotions and impact our moods greatly. As creativity strikes, we often ponder which colours to use in our work. Which ones will compliment each other, evoke the right emotions, speak to our heads and […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on colour crush: tangerine