Start with Art

Posted by on Feb 25, 2017 in Uncategorized | 2 comments

My next piece for my column, “The Illustrator’s Perspective,” in the upcoming issue of the Bulletin of the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators, is entitled “Start with Art.” It’s about the daily art journaling I’ve committed to for 2017, based on Gina Rossi Armfield’s book, No Excuses Art Journaling.

Here are two weekly pages from February:


  1. I LOVE this idea! Can’t wait to read your article. 🙂 I just started morning pages a few months ago but I think art journaling in addition would be a great way to exercise the entire brain.

    • I’m a bit late in responding, Teresa; still getting used to how WordPress works.

      I am just loving this practice. 2 1/2 months so far and I haven’t missed a day. It’s so much fun to watch the colors and images gather.