Blogging, Craft, Lifestyle

Trying out Freestyle Weaving

I currently coming towards the end of my work placement at a craft studio called SAORImor. A Japanese freestyle weaving studio located in North Wales. The studio is run by Rosie and she mainly teaches weaving classes. However, she also weaves beautiful creations for craft shows and events. My placement supervisor said that Rosie was keen… Continue reading Trying out Freestyle Weaving

art, creativity, Lifestyle

Trying Out Digital Art

One thing I've wanted to try for a long time is digital art but I was something I never properly looked into. Eventually, I started researching how to get started and for Christmas, my dad bought a drawing tablet that connects to my laptop. Inevitably, it spent a good few weeks just sat in the box… Continue reading Trying Out Digital Art

Blogging, creativity, Life, Lifestyle

Overcoming a Creative Block

Last month I was just about ready to quit blogging. I felt so uninspired and stuck and I began to spiral into negativity. I kept on having such negative thoughts about my blog. Thoughts like: Why are you even doing this? Let's face it no one actually cares about your blog? Isn't it kind of a waste… Continue reading Overcoming a Creative Block

art, Craft, creativity

Cute Halloween Pinterest Craft

Today post is all about when I tried out a really cute Halloween craft. I know not everyone celebrates Halloween. So I just wanted to say that this craft is really versatile and you can turn it into an autumn craft instead if you'd like. Pinterest is the go-to place to find any sort of… Continue reading Cute Halloween Pinterest Craft

art, creativity

Watercolour Sketches

Learning to use watercolours has always been on my creative bucket list. I've always been a bit overwhelmed by them, as they seem really difficult to manage. I later found out that watercolours don't always have to be done with paints. You can actually use watercolored pencils. So when I found a nice and cheap… Continue reading Watercolour Sketches

creativity, Psychology

Colour Psychology: Yellow

This is the final part of my colour psychology series in which I'll be focusing on the colour yellow. Yellow is actually my favourite colour, it's just a colour that I really associate with warmth, happiness and joy. It reminds me of vibrant flowers and long lazy days in the sun. I was really interested… Continue reading Colour Psychology: Yellow

Lifestyle, Psychology

Colour Psychology: Blue

For the second part of my colour psychology blog series, I'm focusing on the colour blue. You can check out the first post all about red here. "Feeling blue?" Blue has been a colour that has long been associated with sadness, low mood and depression. While at the same time being strongly associated with calmness and… Continue reading Colour Psychology: Blue

Psychology

The Psychology of Colour

I've always been interested in the psychology of colour and the idea that different colours have the power to effect our mood. You've probably already heard things like "blue has a calming and soothing effect", "yellow makes you joyful" and "red is associated with passion, love, danger" etc. Popular psychology has really been taken with… Continue reading The Psychology of Colour