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Join me for the Nature Trail Sketchbook class

A new season is here and I am keen to dive into a new seasonal sketchbook! I have been recording new videos for my ‘Nature Trail Sketchbook’ class that starts on 26 September and surrounding myself with some beautiful burgundy reds, mustard yellows and... read more

100 days of painting and precious moments in nature

Well hello! :-) {When I started writing this post, I had no idea it would morph into a longer read, so if you would like to read more about what is behind my new painting series, grab a drink and thank you for sticking around reading for the next few minutes…..} A few... read more

10 Reasons to Keep a Sketchbook

Do you keep a sketchbook? If you are an artist or someone who is looking to practice your drawing skills and flex your creative muscles, keeping a sketchbook is a great way to develop and grow. Drawing in a sketchbook frequently will certainly build confidence with... read more

This Sacred Land (poem from Ghost Ranch)

I recently spent an amazing couple of weeks at Ghost Ranch in New Mexico and part of the “Call of the Wild Soul retreat” Above is one one of my paintings inspired by the majestic and magical landscape and below a poem inspired by my time there. Majestic... read more

Mandala Book Publishing news {and a little story}

  I can’t quite believe it, but the Mandala book I co-authored is about to hit the book stores (3 weeks today, to be precise!) Woohoo! I have to admit, I have been thinking about writing and publishing my own Mixed Media Mandala book, since I started... read more

How to Create a Vision Board – 2016

Hello! Every January just before the FULL MOON, without fail, you will find me creating a visionboard for the year ahead. I would usually plan this to coincide after the new moon and before the full moon in the “Big Dreams, Small Wonders” online class and... read more

Oh My! A Year of Nature Art – an invitation to join me

Well! I am soooo excited about a new year long project I am embarking on, and I must admit a little apprehensive at the same time. After completing the 100 days of Mandala project in 2015, I reflected on some of the 10 lessons learnt and have been itching to dive deep... read more

Free Mandala Coloring pages – Mandala #4

Hello and welcome to #4 in the series of 5 coloring mandala pages. If you are already signed up here, please check your email as our first mandala coloring page has been sent out! If would like to download the free coloring page that accompanies this post and video,... read more

Mandala Class Student Interview: Ineke Jansma

I am so pleased to share a little showcase with Ineke Jansma from the Netherlands who joined one of my Mixed Media Mandala classes. What kind of mandalas have you explored before? Not so much. I like mandala’s and have a lot of mandala-books. Sometimes I have tried to... read more

Mandala Class Student Interview: Rosalina Bojadschijew

Today, I am so pleased to share a little showcase with Rosalina Bojadschijew who joined one of my Mixed Media Mandala classes. *** What kind of mandalas have you explored before? Before the mandala class I did not know too much about mandalas. I think I may have... read more

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Louise_profileHi, I'm Louise and thank you so much for visiting me here. I am a mixed media artist, who loves color, nature & positive energy, living my passion daily.

Here, you will find blog posts about my own creative journey, resources & tools to help you dream, be inspired and create!

I specialize in:

* Creative Workshops
* Nature art
*Mandalas
* Color & energy

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