A peek into Explore, a 6-pack of index card art tutorials!
A fab way to explore new materials
and expand your creative repertoire!
There's an über-optimistic energy to the start of a creative challenge. So much potential. As you contemplate what to create, I encourage you to have an open mind as to how this 61-daily-card-goal will come to fruition. I never ever know where ICAD will lead, but it is always a surprise. Some years I start thinking that all I want to do is collage for the next decade -- and quickly I remember my beloved PITT pens and the intricate challenge of drawing mandalas -- then stumble into psychedelic acrylics.Read More
Reboot your creative practice. We have to nurture our creative work, to refresh, re-engage, re-launch, and re-energize. It will not happen unless we make the proactive choice to create. But how do you get back to it? How do you actually, literally, non-figuratively, DO that? You could make a checklist, put it in your planner, make art dates with your cousin Velvet, or... join the Index-Card-a-Day Challenge!Read More
"Everything has been thought of before,
but the problem is to think of it again."
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The 4th set of warm-ups.Read More
Here's how it works. Folks around the globe 🏄 create something on an index card from June 1 - July 31. That's 61 days of creative work! It's not a competition or a who-can-do-better-art kind of fancy schmancy challenge but a super intense roll-up-your-sleeves project.
Bookmark this page. This serves as a table of contents 🌻 and index for the annual challenge.