. Finding the courage to create is something the editors of Flow know a lot about. And spend idle time staring out the window. It takes courage. Each dare includes fill-in pages and prompts to go deeper into what motivates us or hinders us, like mindful questions to identify fears of failure, or a Dare to Commit notebook for recording both daily and weekly projects.
Creativity Takes Courage: Dare to Think Differently Flow #ad - To leave your comfort zone and start a project, without hesitation. And nourish yourself with museum visits and reading time. In creativity takes courage, boundary-pushing activities, hands-on projects, Flow brings together inspiration, and special paper goodies to show readers how to unleash their inner artists.
It’s not always easy to be creative—to give our minds space to roam while ignoring our inner critic, to stare down a blank page and make the leap from nothing to anything. Creativity is a central value of the Flow mission, evident in every issue that bursts with the wild imaginations of its artists, writers, and editors.
The Big Book of Less: Finding Joy in Living Lighter FlowWorkman Publishing Company #ad - And to help, and art posters that depict a beautiful picture of what it means to do less, a foldout tiny house to let you imagine the pleasures of living in a small and cozy space, including a one-thought-a-day diary, interact with special paper goodies, not more. . Less stress. Less distraction. Paper goodies from the big book of less include:2 journalsa dot journal poster4 art posters1 foldout tiny house with 20 accessoriesAnd even more hidden treasures Decluttering your life and mind makes room for more—more listening, more wisdom, more focus, more time.
In less comes the freedom of letting go. More life. This thoughtful and surprising book shows us how to get there, by paring down not just the jumble of things around us, but the clutter in our heads, too. From flow, a beautiful, mindful guide to having less stuff. Less everything.
My Perfectly Imperfect Life: 127 Exercises for Self-Acceptance FlowWorkman Publishing Company #ad - For keeping a sense of perspective—even a playful one—when things don’t go as planned. . Here are prompts for easing up on self-criticism. It’s a thoughtful gift and an inspiring counterpoint to the too-perfectly-curated, omnipresent Instagram lifestyle. Charmingly illustrated and filled with activities and exercises, My Perfectly Imperfect Life inspires readers to let go of the pressure to be perfect and to celebrate quirks, slipups and imperfections rather than judge them.
Embrace the things that make you you. From the bestselling editors at flow magazine comes a guided journal with a welcoming, come-as-you-are message: Embrace the things that make you you, flaws and all. For slowing down, and worrying less about accomplishments.
A Book That Takes Its Time: An Unhurried Adventure in Creative Mindfulness FlowWorkman Publishing Company #ad - Make a personal timeline. Created in partnership with flow, stickers, mini-journals, blank papers for collaging, and life’s little pleasures, a love of paper, and what the editors call “goodies”—bound-in cards, A Book That Takes Its Time mixes articles, the groundbreaking international magazine that celebrates creativity, and more—giving it a distinctly handcrafted, inspiring quotes, posters, beautiful illustration, collectible feeling.
Read about the benefits of not multitasking, then turn to “The Joy of One Thing at a Time Notebook” tucked into the pages. Dig into your Beginner’s Mind. Take time to reflect, take time to let go. Learn the art of hand-lettering. And always smile. A book that’s unique in the way it mixes reading and doing, A Book That Takes Its Time is like a mindfulness retreat between two covers.
A Book That Takes Its Time: An Unhurried Adventure in Creative Mindfulness Flow #ad - Move slowly and with intention through A Book That Takes Its Time, and discover that sweet place where life can be both thoughtful and playful. Workman. Take time to breathe. Take time to create. Take the writing cure. Embrace the art of quitting.
50 Ways to Draw Your Beautiful, Ordinary Life: Practical Lessons in Pencil and Paper FlowWorkman Publishing Company #ad - With its bound-in paper goodies, this book is also a canvas for artistic exploration—reminding us of the mindful pleasure of doing creative work. I have learned that what i have not drawn, and that when I start drawing an ordinary thing, I have never really seen, I realize how extraordinary it is, sheer miracle.
Frederick frank “have no fear of perfection, you’ll never reach it. Salvador dalí “creativity is a way of living life, no matter what our vocation or how we earn our living. Madeline l’engle “i believe the most important single thing, beyond discipline and creativity, in any artistic work, is daring to dare.
50 Ways to Draw Your Beautiful, Ordinary Life: Practical Lessons in Pencil and Paper Flow #ad - Maya angelou “i sometimes think that there is nothing so delightful as drawing. Vincent van gogh in this innovative approach to drawing instruction, the illustrators from Flow magazine open up their tool kits, sharing secrets and techniques to teach the creatively curious how to draw. You have to work on it every day.
Sarah walsh “draw the art you want to see, play the music you want to hear, start the business you want to run, write the books you want to read, build the products you want to use—do the work you want to see done. Austin kleon “drawing is the discipline by which I constantly rediscover the world.
Draw the flow way “Create whatever causes a revolution in your heart. Elizabeth gilbert “i cannot rest, however poor the result, I must draw, and when I have a bad time come over me it is a stronger desire than ever.
The Tiny Book of Tiny Pleasures FlowWorkman Publishing Company #ad - Created by the editors of flow magazine, the Tiny Book of Tiny Pleasures is a celebration of slowing down and appreciating the simple moments of life—all you have to do is take notice. An ice cream cone with sprinkles. The smell in the air right after a summer rain. A perfect gift book filled with whimsical, cheerful prompts, and fun facts, recipes, colorful illustrations, short lists, The Tiny Book of Tiny Pleasures is the sweetest reminder imaginable that it’s the little things in life that make us happy.
Workman. Little things like sharing tea with a friend. Workman. Finding a forgotten item of clothing in the closet.
Know Yourself: A Book of Questions FlowWorkman Publishing Company #ad - Part-book, part-game, this collection of 165 insightful questions is a fun, surprising path to deeper self-knowledge. What do you think about before you fall asleep? what’s the wildest thing you’ve ever done? When have you stood up for yourself? Questions to inspire you to reflect, questions to tap into your sense of adventure, questions to reveal memories and ideas, and questions to point the way to your inner strength.
Workman. Workman. This whimsical illustrated collection presents a wonderfully unexpected way to learn more about yourself, a friend, or a loved one. Best of all, there are no right answers—only the imperative to stay curious, honest, and open.
Everything Grows with Love: Beautiful Words, Inspiring Thoughts FlowWorkman Publishing Company #ad - On each page, motivational sayings, and quotes are illuminated in gorgeous calligraphy, playful photomontages, affirmations, and exquisite embroidery. Created by the editors of flow magazine, Everything Grows with Love features dozens of uplifting quotes and sayings in original graphics and hand-lettering by 20 contributing artists and illustrators.
Perfect for valentine’s day, and, or simply as a pick-me-up for a friend or relative, inspiration, above all else, it’s an ode to creativity, wedding showers, birthdays, love. Relish life, love, and friendship—and share it with everyone you love. Love is all you need. You’ve got to have a little rain to make a rainbow.
Everything Grows with Love: Beautiful Words, Inspiring Thoughts Flow #ad - These are sweet expressions of inspiration and wonder: From little things big things grow. Workman. Beautiful words, inspiring Thoughts A Gift of Love…. In words that encourage, inspire, affirm, and lift up, in quotes and sayings and private thoughts that put a bloom in the heart of the reader. Be happy, so that when others look at you they are happy too.
Collect moments, not things.
ISSUE 32 OCT / NOV 2019 - - FLOW MAGAZINEFLOW #ad - Workman. Workman.
Draw Your Day: An Inspiring Guide to Keeping a Sketch JournalWatson-Guptill #ad - In draw your day, baker guides you through her inspirational practice and provides guidance for starting your own. Workman. An instructive guide to creating an illustrated journal based on artist and Instagram sensation Samantha Dion Baker's unique creative process, creative inspiration and instruction, prompts, featuring information on materials, and helpful tips and tricks.
Samantha dion baker is a widely admired and followed artist on Instagram, drawn in a fresh, where she shares her "sketch journal, " an illustrated daily record of her life, modern style. Part instructional guide and part encouraging manifesto about how making art--even art that's not museum-worthy--can make your life more mindful and meaningful, Draw Your Day is ideal for both seasoned artists looking for fresh inspiration, as well as aspiring artists who need a friendly nudge to get started.
Journal Sparks: Fire Up Your Creativity with Spontaneous Art, Wild Writing, and Inventive ThinkingStorey Publishing, LLC #ad - Using words, and observation-based list-making, collage, drawing, award-winning author Emily K. Storey Publishing LLC. It’s the perfect companion to all those blank books and an ideal launchpad to explore creative self-expression and develop an imaginative voice — for anyone ages 10 to 100! Teachers' Choice Award Winner Mom's Choice Awards Winner Foreword INDIES Gold Award Winner National Parenting Product Awards Winner Workman.
Every spread invites a new approach to filling a page, from making a visual map of a day-in-my-life to turning random splotches into quirky characters for a playful story. Neuburger highlights the many paths into journaling. Her 60 interactive writing prompts and art how-tos help you to expand your imagination and stimulate your creativity.