Hello artsy clan o’ mine!
I am so excited about this, y’all!! Tamara Laporte from Willowing Arts has written a book called ‘Create Your Life Book: Mixed-Media Art Projects for Expanding Creativity and Encouraging Personal Growth’ and a) I’m IN THIS BOOK and b) I get to give away a copy!
A Bit About The Book
Based on much-loved mixed-media artist Tamara Laporte’s popular, multi-year series of online classes, Create Your Life Book offers mixed-media drawing and painting projects that can raise your awareness of and help you work through personal challenges and other obstacles to creating art and achieving self-fulfilment.
Each themed chapter presents 4 or 5 two-part projects: The first part of each project explores a common issue that hampers creativity and/or positive self-worth, and includes a worksheet or list of questions to be answered; the second part is a step-by-step mixed-media art project that provides a way for artists at all skill levels to contemplate and work through that issue. Also included are projects contributed by some of Tamara’s Life Book guest teachers–Roxanne Coble, Andrea Gomoll, Alena Hennessy, Mystele Kirkeeng, Ivy Newport, and Effy Wild–who are noted mixed-media artists in their own right. Along the way, Tamara shares inspirational photos and uplifting and encouraging affirmations.
The final chapter presents a simple binding method for creating a keepsake book of your Life Book projects.
Did you read that bit there where it said Effy Wild is a noted mixed media artist in her own right? EEP! I about fell out of my chair. :D Yes, I’m in this book with a project about reframing your story, and creating it for you was one of the highlights of my life!
Pre-order a signed copy of Tam’s Book HERE or a non-signed copy in any of these places:
It’s officially published in January 2018, although many sites are now showing the publishing date as earlier in December 2017! You can pre-order it NOW! :)
Now then, onto the give-away and blog hop! :) I can give away 1 copy of Tam’s book to 1 lucky winner, yay! :) And if you follow the blog hop (see below for links and dates) you can up your chances of winning by entering all the other give-aways also! :)
How to enter the give-away!
1. Share this give-away on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Google+ AND/OR
2. Sign up to get my newsletter (click here)
3. Leave a comment below letting us know why you would love to get a copy of Tam’s book!
I will announce the winner on December 15st!
Here is the list of the other people on Tam’s Book Launch Blog Hop – they too will be giving away a copy of Tam’s book so go check them out and enter their give-aways! :)
Friday 1st December 2017 -> Tamara Laporte
Saturday 2nd December 2017 -> Effy Wild <——YOU ARE HERE
Sunday 3rd December 2017 -> Ivy Newport
Monday 4th December 2017 -> Roxanne Coble
Tuesday 5th December 2017 -> Andrea Gomoll
Wednesday 6th December 2017 -> Mystele Kirkeeng
Thursday 7th December 2017 -> Tracy Verdugo
Friday 8th December 2017 -> Wyanne Thompson
Saturday 9th December 2017 -> Shiloh Sophia McCloud
Sunday 10th December 2017 -> Alena Hennessy
Monday 11th December 2017 -> Lindsay Weirich
Tuesday 12th December 2017 -> Jane Davenport
Wednesday 13th December 2017 -> Carla Sonheim
Thursday 14th December 2017 -> Mati Rose McDonough
Friday 15th December 2017 -> Annie Hamman
Have a great time following the blog hop! :)
P.S. You can get Life Book 2018 with early bird pricing if you sign up before December 31st! Life Book now comes with forever access (so no more year end panic to download) AND all students get instant access to a swag bag full of delicious bonuses, like high res prints, whole e-courses, mini classes, and more!
Use coupon code LOVEBOMB2018
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