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#1 Tip When Learning a New Skill // Learn From Your Role-Models

Whenever you are learning a new skill or trying to improve yourself, the number one tip I can give you is to contact people and put yourself out there. Personally, the thought of emailing or messaging one of my biggest role models didn't seem possible in any scenario. Although, this afternoon I sent a message… Continue reading #1 Tip When Learning a New Skill // Learn From Your Role-Models

Plotting · Story · tips · Writing

What are Subplots and why are they Important?

What is a Subplot? A question that I have been asking myself a lot recently is what exactly is a subplot? Well, a subplot is, to put things shortly, a plot. However, they are not as prominent as the main plot. Caution!!! Heroes of Olympus Spoilers below! For example, in the Heroes of Olympus series by Rick… Continue reading What are Subplots and why are they Important?

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3 Ways to Help You Get Over Your Arachnophobia…

The majority of the people I know HATE spiders. Personally, I kinda do too. To the people who read my gardening blog post, you would know that I recently remodeled my little garden. In the process of moving storage boxes that have been slowing collecting spider webs over the years, my arachnophobia began to bug… Continue reading 3 Ways to Help You Get Over Your Arachnophobia…

Notebook · practice · Story · tips · Writing

How and Why you Should Practice Writing

What do you practice? Do you practice an instrument? Your cooking skills? What about your writing? Better yet, how do you practice your writing? Today I am going to be sharing with you some of the ways that you can practice your writing skills to make your writing the very best it can be. Why should… Continue reading How and Why you Should Practice Writing

Gardening · Nature · tips

3 Game-Changing Tips for Newbie Gardeners

I have not had my garden for very long, maybe a few good months. But my plants are literally my children. When I started gardening at the beginning of this year, my goal was to simply beautify the lump of dirt sitting outside my screen door. The area that is now my garden used to… Continue reading 3 Game-Changing Tips for Newbie Gardeners

Art · Notebook · Sketchbook · tips · travel · Writing

19 Things to Try with a Blank Notebook

If you are anything like me, whenever you go to the office supply store you immediately head straight toward the stationary section. If you are anything like me, you love notebooks and you sometimes don't know what to do with them all. Well, here are 19 different ways you can use your blank notebook. Bucket… Continue reading 19 Things to Try with a Blank Notebook

Art · tips

3 Ways to Help you Escape your Art Block

Uuugghh..... art block. Any artist has experienced art block before and knows how difficult it is to overcome. I struggle with art block all the time but have picked up a few tips that really help me get rid of it.  1) Use the Internet!! I absolutely love watching other artists on youtube. Which is… Continue reading 3 Ways to Help you Escape your Art Block

Story · travel · Writing

3 Reasons Why Traveling can Help you with your Story

I'm sure many of you spent this past Independence Day with family. Possibly away from home and traveling. Well, no matter if you left your city this past weekend or not, traveling can help you with your stories in three different ways. It Can Inspire You Have you ever visited a town, and just fallen… Continue reading 3 Reasons Why Traveling can Help you with your Story

Art · Notebook · Sketchbook · tips

4 Easy Ways to Fix Mistakes in a Sketchbook

  The majority of my drawings are done in sketchbooks, I'm sure many people can say the same for themselves.  Amongst the art fanatics, some suffer from an odd obsession with sketchbooks. I am definitely one of those people. Drawing in sketchbooks and having each page flow into each other is such a satisfying feeling.… Continue reading 4 Easy Ways to Fix Mistakes in a Sketchbook