How Journaling As A Therapy Can Lead To A Better Life

They say that we design our own lives. When we plan properly, each goal that we create and accomplish is a step towards where we want to be — in our best possible self: with a healthy body, sound mind, proper work-family-life balance, and our dreams just within arm’s reach. However, getting the ideal life we want entails a lot …

What Does The Colour Yellow Mean? Origin, Properties and Use

In the meaning of colours, the yellow colour palette is associated with light, knowledge (remember the famous light bulb?), and flourishing of life. To further understand its properties and uses, read along. Hot Air Balloons, Myanmar What does the colour yellow mean? The fiery hue in between green and orange in the colour spectrum, it is the most vibrant pigment to …

Marketing in Arts: How to Gain Exposure as an Artist

Deciding to become a professional visual artist is something that can be quite overwhelming and confusing at the start of your journey. You might now know where to start! Artists are all different from one another, and as with anything in this life – there is no one way to do things. Aside from carving your own path while simultaneously …

Successful Women Who Used Art As Empowerment

International Women’s Day, France, 1981. Image: Getty. Throughout the centuries, successful women artists have been very active in contributing to the art scene. Whether as artists, models, historians, and critics, they engaged in the movements of art as empowerment, and have fought to see its transformative roles in society. Indeed, their work has significantly contributed to the advancement of our …

Sketchbook Ideas: How To Find Inspiration For Art

As artists, we oftentimes find ourselves holding a blank sketchbook; eager to fill it up with sketchbook ideas, drawings, and random doodles to the brim! We get all giddy, buying these beautiful art materials which we can use in our new creative project. And then, the inevitable happens – we get paralyzed and anxious by the fear of starting. What …

How To Make Fun DIY Watercolor Christmas Tags

  Joining in the spirit of the Holiday season, we have our personalized gifts, Christmas cards, and home decorations. Before we forget, let’s not leave this one out from the set! Another fun thing to DIY this season is your own… *drumrolls*… Christmas tags! Refrain from buying those expensive and disposable cards from your neighborhood bookshops. Instead, we suggest that …

How To Have A Mindful Christmas

BY ARDAK KASSENOVA Christmas is all about giving. Every year, people from all around the world gather to celebrate and give each other gifts in solidarity with this joyous season. By doing so, we acknowledge that we are grateful for the existence of these people in our lives, and that we were first given the greatest gift of all – …