free-will art: gluebooks, junk journals, collage

gluebook pageArt has a will of its own. It has nothing to do with the taste of the moment or what’s expected of you. That’s a formula for dead art, or fashionable art. -Helen Frankenthaler

The ultimate in free-will, no-rules journal-planning?

Gluebooks.

Gluebooks {right brain planners, junk journals, idea books, art journals} are a means of experimenting, collection; layering color, images, doodles and notations.
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creating the possibility

week 32 prep doodle days

Week 1/4 of Doodle Days

Do not be afraid to experience your emotions; they are the path to your soul. Emotions erupt to remind us we are alive, that we are human. And to let us know we are growing. Trust yourself enough to feel what you feel. -Iyanla Vanzant

This past week I had one of the “feeling all the feelings” days. In spite of feeling a tad bit overexposed, it was ultimately a way through and resulted in two healing conversations.

charm prompts

Charm Prompt Art, August Planning Pages

Emotions are messengers, reminding us to pause and regroup … to connect.

I know what things are good: friendship and work and conversation. -Rupert Brooke

week 31

Week 31, Week at a Glance

When a woman tells the truth, she is creating the possibility for more truth around her. -Adrienne Rich

week 31 saturday

Week 1/4 of Doodle Days

All things connect. -Chief Seattle

week 31 sunday

Week 1/4 of Doodle Days


 

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I expanded the monthly planning pages to include more visual space for notations, collage and doodles. It is a digital download, so you may decide to print it on color-paper instead of white. Or print extra sheets for cutting and collage, for visually processing what you experience and what to keep a creative record of during the month.

You may already have a planner you prefer. Perhaps you have ideas for adapting and altering a book for your creative planning experiments. Simply begin … Anything goes, Braveheart! :)