A podcast about making art for you, because you love the way you feel when you are creating and you just want more of that feeling.
Ali Manning is an Outstanding Bookarts Teacher
Ali has been blogging about paper crafts and book arts since the internet dark ages of 2007. Teaching others to express their creativity through handmade books is her greatest joy. She believes that anyone can create a handmade book and it shouldn’t require expensive tools or equipment. Her students appreciate the way she breaks down the most complicated bookbinding projects into manageable and easy steps. Working from her studio in a converted textile mill in Massachusetts, she has taught thousands of students via her blog, Vintage Page Designs, in person and with her latest online adventure, The Handmade Book Club. Her work has been featured in Somerset Studio, Take Ten, Paper Crafts Magazine and Cloth, Paper, Scissors.
Aimee Bishop is a Sharer of Techniques
Aimee is a lifelong creative and maker. Finding solace and healing within the pages of her own journal she decided that sharing this most precious process with others was one of her greatest passions. She has hosted in person gatherings and workshops, taught online and built 2 beautiful and nurturing public studio spaces where people could come and explore mixed media art and community as a healing modality. A self professed “art cheerleader” she is gifted at making art accessible to all. Aimee believes Art is a sacred form of self expression and in its purest form it is your truest emotion and a most powerful act of self love. Find Amy on Instagram @aimeeirel
Seth Apter is a Mixed Media Grunge Master
Join Wendy and Seth as they discuss Seth’s 20 year journey as a prolific mixed media artist and then traveling instructor. You can find Seth at http://Seth Apter.com and Wendy at http://willawanders.carrd.co
I Just Don’t Like What I’m Creating Anymore
My thoughts and on a letter I received from a listener who is in a real artistic funk.
Andrea Chebeleu is a Mega Collector
Andrea Chebeleu is the artist owner of A Work of Heart Studio in San Jose, California, a magical art store/art workshop space. You can find her on Instagram @aworkofheartstudio and you can find all of her offerings at http://aworkofheart.com
Does looking at other people’s art on social media leave you demotivated instead of inspired? If you know how that feels, this just may be the episode for you.
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I love Willa and Wendy’s advice...she keeps it real and gives great advice, I feel so empowered and ready to be enough,,,be amazing damn it. Love seeing her art on insta and listening to her voice on the pod. Keep it up 💜💜💜🙏🏻