art, bullet journal

art || when washi tape, fashion and art collide: a compilation of washi outfits

This month, The Washi Tape Shop and I decided to collaborate to bring you a beautiful series of drawings... made out of washi tape! That's right - couldn't you tell that cover photo was made entirely from washi tape? This is my latest obsession - using a precision knife to cut out shapes or fill… Continue reading art || when washi tape, fashion and art collide: a compilation of washi outfits

art, bullet journal, organization, videos

video || 3 time-saving ways to embellish with washi tape | bullet journal tips

Ever wanted to decorate your bullet journal, but not sure where to start? Washi tape is my favourite way to add creativity to my bullet journal, without spending hours or working up an artistic inspiration. It can add colour and embellishment to an otherwise plain spread! In this video I'm sharing THREE go-to ideas for… Continue reading video || 3 time-saving ways to embellish with washi tape | bullet journal tips

food, lifestyle, photography

lifestyle || some of my favourite food recipes during lockdown

Earlier this year, I stumbled upon a golden video while watching YouTube with the (or so I convinced myself) non-mindless goal of learning more about cooking and the culinary arts. It was a 42 minute video titled, "How to Chop Every Vegetable". As is usually the case when you watch someone else go at their… Continue reading lifestyle || some of my favourite food recipes during lockdown

art, lifestyle, organization, shop

art || shop launch announcement: June 1, 2020

Do you want your desk space looking like this? READ ON for my CRAZY fun announcement! For the past week I've been working hard researching, ordering, and photographing for the first-ever Mistral Spirit SHOP launch. I am so thrilled to bring you FIVE unique pieces and products on June 1, and over the next three… Continue reading art || shop launch announcement: June 1, 2020

lifestyle, organization, photography, retellings, writing

writing || #MyJournalStory | From blogging at 9 years old to going live on TV and YouTube: my 7-year bujo evolution

First published on the Washi Tape Shop on May 6, 2020. A couple weeks ago, @thewashitapeshop reached out asking if I'd like to write a guest blog post to share my story. I decided to put it into a visual journey about how I got into blogging at 9 years old, took up bullet journaling, and started… Continue reading writing || #MyJournalStory | From blogging at 9 years old to going live on TV and YouTube: my 7-year bujo evolution

art, bullet journal, photography

video || paint with me! nature sketching time lapse + watercolour tips

A couple months ago I went for a walk with my handy camera and snapped some cute photos of plants and leaves. In this video, I'm showing you how to turn a fun outdoor adventure into a gorgeous watercolour spread in your bullet journal or sketchbook! I printed the photos with Phomemo, and then went… Continue reading video || paint with me! nature sketching time lapse + watercolour tips

art, photography

art || outdoor photography for sketching

Last month I went on a nature walk and brought my camera to make things extra fun! I finally sat down to draw + watercolour some of these in my bullet journal, so I wanted to show you the photos themselves before I share my drawings of them. You can see my setup for drawing… Continue reading art || outdoor photography for sketching

art, bullet journal, lifestyle, videos

video || draw with us ON CAMPUS! 3 locations, 5 supplies, 5 mins challenge

Get inspired by the things around you! 🌿 Journaling and drawing is extremely therapeutic and I hope this video inspires you to get creative and mindful, wherever you may be! On Wednesday last week (before all the current chaos went down), I met Sophie from Opal and Fern Designs to do a draw with us… Continue reading video || draw with us ON CAMPUS! 3 locations, 5 supplies, 5 mins challenge

art, bullet journal, lifestyle

video || how to MOOD BOARD for self-branding & motivation: prompts, layout, design

Set up your personal MOOD BOARD with me in your bullet journal! This is a great practice to help you make decisions that align with your personal goals, create a personal brand and identity, and discover more about yourself and what you stand for! Plus, it's such a fun & cozy Sunday-morning activity, and it's… Continue reading video || how to MOOD BOARD for self-branding & motivation: prompts, layout, design

art, bullet journal, printables, videos

video || 12 graphic design rules for beginners + free printable! | ad

Click here to explore your creativity and get 2 free months of Skillshare Premium Membership! Good design doesn't come naturally to anyone. In this video I'm sharing 12 rules to make your graphics, bullet journal spreads, sketches, and art look more compelling and aesthetic! If you're a beginner, these are 12 graphic design rules that… Continue reading video || 12 graphic design rules for beginners + free printable! | ad