" Christina took a lovely trip to Paris in July with girlfriends and enjoyed the
time away to play and get creatively inspired! A must for everyone; whether it
is in the next town or all the way to Paris! This trip was extra special to me
because it has been nearly 10 years ago that I came to Paris with
different girlfriends and I started Watercolor Journaling for the first time.
Full circle! Yay!"
"Journal writing has been catching on lately – so much so that it has become a
new verb – "journaling." With everyone’s lives so busy in this rushed high tech
world, it is nice to take some time, slow down and record some of life’s
As the world gets more immediate, more online and easy to
delete, the journal is a low tech, highly tactile method of capturing aspects of
your world. A variation on the written journal is an illustrated journal –
adding the richness of hand drawn images to words.
In the class,
"Illustrated Watercolor Journaling" students learn how to pay attention to their
world and see — then draw — things that are important to them. Anything might
strike fancies – a child’s soccer game, the first tomato of the season, or
images from vacations. Nothing will be boring again."