Thursday, August 22, 2013

Creating Challenge Day 232--Art Doodle Love

I've been hearing about a book called Art Doodle Love: A Journal of Self-Discovery by Dawn DeVries Sokol. A few artists whose blogs I follow are doodling their way through this book, and that peaked my interest. I purchased a copy for myself and found that the book is basically an art journaling shortcut book. The pages have pre-made backgrounds and include prompts for journaling. You can do whatever you wish with the pages: write, paint, paste, collage...oh, and doodle. Sokol includes five chapters: "Finding the Mojo," "My Life Then," "My Life Now," "Wanderlust," and "Love, Like, and Hate." She encourages flipping through the book and doing whatever page strikes you in the moment.

Today I began with the "Intention Page":