I will never be found without my journal in hand. The pages of my books are filled with stories, news, observations, lists, collages made of both paper and organic items, illustrations, pen and ink, paintings, and mixed media. Throughout it all run my university notes. Here’s ten reasons why all creative people should keep an art journal.
House paint usually keeps for around four years, but I wouldn’t recommend painting your walls with it if it is older than two. Old paint can bubble easily, and often has a strange grainy texture, especially if it has been in a freezing-cold garage for a few winters in a row. Instead of taking the risk and rolling it onto your walls, here are five fun, alternative ways to put leftover paint to use.
For a unique, long-lasting gesture this Valentine’s Day, forget flowers and give your partner the gift of succulents.