Faith + Encouragement Archives - This Creative Nest Blog

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One thing is for sure, community over competition is a real thing alive and well during the COVID crisis. There are so many free resources for creatives to turn to during COVID, from plans, ideas, printables, to free subscriptions, courses and special deals to help get through this time. I’ve pulled together some of the […]

National Relaxation Day

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Heads up friends – its national relaxation day! Yeah, that’s a thing! Who knew?! Between juggling a full time job, this creative side hustle, family and friends, travel, church activities and community/volunteer obligations, plus the laundry list of home chores that never ends, I know how crazy things can get and just how needed that […]

Gratitude Journal

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Lately, I’ve been adding a small “daily gratitude” practice to my daily routine. Everyone from scientists, psychologists, nutritionists, and wellness gurus across the web have been singing the praises of having a formal gratitude practice. If the idea of writing down your feelings sounds a little wishy washy, I promise there are so many benefits […]

free workshop:
digitizing watercolor artwork!

Join me for a free online workshop Thursday, September 19, where I'll personally walk you through each step in the digitizing process and answer questions!

During this free, 1-hour online workshop, we'll take a completed watercolor painting, scan it, clean it up in Photoshop (it's a lot simpler than it sounds!) and look at how to save your file for quality printing and future use!