Synopses & Reviews
Are you a busy Momma who loves art but can never fit it in? When you have kids to feed and errands to run, finding the time to create meaningful art can be difficult. In The Artistic Mother, Shona Cole, mother of five and mixed media artist to boot, helps you make the time and space in your life for your artistic passion while incorporating your love for your children into your art. Shona guides you through the Artist's Workshop, a 12-week course that includes step-by-step instructions for making artwork inspired by your children. You'll also be introduced to seven other artistic mothers from whom you can draw inspiration and encouragement.
Discover within the pages:
The Artist's Workshop, a 12-week art course that teaches you how to bring creativity back into your life
Step-by-step instructions for more than 12 finished art pieces celebrating motherhood and family
A weekly action plan to help you make the best use of your time
Artist Spotlights that introduce you to 7 inspiring artist-mommas
Tips on creating time and space in your life for your art
A beginner's guide to each of three much-loved arts: poetry, photography and mixed media
Don't go another day without bringing together your two passions: motherhood and art
Discover your inner artistic motivation and how it can fit perfectly with your busy life and family in The Artistic Mother. Creating meaningful art can be difficult with the hectic schedule many of us maintain, learn to overcome these challenges and make art an important aspect of your life. Shona Cole offers practical advice and planning tools to help you along the way as she inspires the creative soul in each mother. Discover within the pages- artist spotlights, a weekly action plan of any medium, tips on creating time and space in your life and a solid overview of the best-loved arts including poetry, photography and mixed media. The second half of the book contains the ?Artist's Workshop?, a 12-week course that brings teaches you how to bring creativity back into your life.