Sometimes you just need a starting point!

When you are feeling verklempt and can't decide what to do, you can open up The Creative Nudge and set forth on a trajectory. I know that you are creative!!!! That is not the question. You are, for sure! But sometimes you need a starting point to break through some resistance or missing muse or hesitation or creative block or perceived roadblock. 

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More Colorful Cards

You guys have been leaving heart-warming comments for many days at instagram and FB and I appreciate and read every word. I don't have the bandwidth to reply to every comment but I do my best! I am PROUD of you and I love watching your work bloom and grow with magic sparkles and glittery stardust. 

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All About Daisy Yellow

Hi there creative people!!! I used to do this kind of introductory post every year and realize that it has been YEARS since I said hello and gave you a big picture overview. So here goes. I'm Tammy, aka Daisy Yellow, and I've been blogging here since 2008. Yup! Non-stop for 10 years! 

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collage, but not in a logical sort of way

When I started art journaling about 11 years ago, collage was something that I found intriguing, but I couldn't grasp the "why" of collage. What made a collage so visually appealing? So I tried to figure it out. And really, I just created a lot of freaking collages. Thousands. I couldn't even guesstimate, and it doesn't matter really. It's just to say that I create collage in an intuitive way, but not in a logical brain sort of way. Maybe that's why it feels like a very good form of mental escape.

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Sunny Stripes with Gouache

I think today is a good day to take your art materials out for or a spin! They're gonna gather dust otherwise.. and we cannot have dusty paint tubes... can we? Painting light and airy stripes with gouache... and wishing you a lovely day, friends! Yup, I've got more art videos at YouTube!

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Wonder31 #24: Fruit

This is a collage with acrylics and paper on a 3x5" lined index card and [IMHO] a clever abstract interpretation of the 24th Wonder31 prompt! It's not literally FRUITY but it's fruit-like. I started with heavy body acrylics, added some paper, more acrylics... some found text... and there ya go! 

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