Do More of what makes you Happy (Soul Food)

Do More of what makes you Happy (Soul Food)

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The first page of my ”happy” journal was not half as disastrous as the Contemplating life journal…:))) I learnt my lessons well.

The internet has a number of projects with these little flowers that gave off this really happy, innocent, cheerful feeling. So I thought it was perfect for this page. The flowers are random cuts of scrapbooking paper and the leaves cut from old dictionary or magazine text. I love how the muted background really makes the flowers pop.

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The flowers have become a bit of  favorite and I have since used them in my workshop projects and craft group tags with very pleasing results.

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Memento Tags – Art Therapy

IMG_2623 In my pursuit of finding a new career I have been looking into a number of art and creativity related career avenues. I am oscillating between studying to be an art teacher at school, running my own creative arts and crafts school or qualifying as an art therapist. Over the last few months, I was part of an experiential group and my time there has further enhanced my desire to investigate art therapy as a profession. It was a wonderful way to connect with each other and these were some of the tags I made as mementos for the ladies in that group. Each of them is designed to express something unique about them or something revealed in our time spent together. IMG_2625 IMG_2626 IMG_2627 IMG_2628   XXX g