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Julie @BalzerDesigns
NYC
I'm a voracious creator.
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This is a post from the archives: March 11, 2011 If you're new to Art Journal Every Day, there is a short introduction here. All of the previous posts can be found archived here. Remember, it's just ten minutes of... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Balzer Designs
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This is a post from the archives: December 18, 2014 Happy Thursday everyone! Today I want to share a super quick and easy technique. Yesterday I shared this photo on instagram: And I got a couple of questions on how... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Balzer Designs
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This is a post from the archives: September 11, 2014 A friend recently sent me a link to a great article by Luminita D. Saviuc, called "15 Things You Should Give Up to Be Happy." As I read down the... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Balzer Designs
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This is a post from the archives: January 23, 2014. Thanks for your enthusiasm about my Ranger Designer Challenge Project! So many of you asked for the how-to that I decided to put together this quick step-by-step tutorial. Supplies: Embossing... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Balzer Designs
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You don't need a lot of time at a museum to see a lot -- especially if you're not taking photos. I recently visited SFMoMA (San Francisco Museum of Modern Art) and only had an hour to spare. I ran... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Balzer Designs
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If you're new to Art Journal Every Day, there is a short introduction here. All of the previous posts can be found archived here. Remember, it's just ten minutes of nourishing your creative self every day! No need to finish... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2018 at Balzer Designs
Ive been to Crystal Bridges in Arkansas! I even wrote a blog post about it: http://balzerdesigns.typepad.com/balzer_designs/2016/02/a-visit-to-crystal-bridges.html
Toggle Commented Jul 12, 2018 on Art in the Wild at Balzer Designs
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I know I share a lot of museum posts, but I want to remind you that you don't have to be inside a museum to see art! There's a ton of public art out in the world. Here are few... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2018 at Balzer Designs
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I was in Cleveland recently and so, of course, I hit up the Cleveland Museum of Art. Other than their special exhibits, the museum is FREE! FREE! FREE! Isn't that awesome?! Take a peek at what I saw in about... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2018 at Balzer Designs
I dont think only female artists experience burnout. Never said that. In fact, the last line of the post is: Success in any industry is based on endless hard work.
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I'm so glad that we're all being more open about the struggle to succeed. Because, let me tell you, the struggle is real. Recently, I've seen a number of excellent blog posts, instagram posts, and web articles discussing burnout, fatigue,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2018 at Balzer Designs
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I am going to be on HSN (Home Shopping Network) on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week (plus a livestream). Some things to know: You can watch HSN on your TV or stream it online. You can get the deals... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2018 at Balzer Designs
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If you're new to Art Journal Every Day, there is a short introduction here. All of the previous posts can be found archived here. Remember, it's just ten minutes of nourishing your creative self every day! No need to finish... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2018 at Balzer Designs
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Lately I've been taking out a lot of library books. I certainly don't manage to read them in one sitting and I was not having great luck with traditional paper bookmarks. Because I'm often throwing a book into my purse... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2018 at Balzer Designs
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Today is July 4. A day when we, in America, celebrate all things American. So, I thought I'd share 3 American Artists whose work I loooooove! Jean-Michel Basquiat: "I don't listen to what art critics say. I don't know anybody... Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2018 at Balzer Designs
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I have just gotten home from filming season 5 of Make It Artsy. In case you don't know, Make It Artsy is a how-to TV show that you can find lots of different ways: Tune in on your local PBS... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2018 at Balzer Designs
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Like many art museums, The Boston MFA (Museum of Fine Arts) hosts an annual botanical event called, "Art in Bloom." Throughout the museum, florists, floral artists, and garden clubs create floral arrangements inspired by a particular work of art in... Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2018 at Balzer Designs
Sounds cool! Ill have to watch the video!
Toggle Commented Jun 29, 2018 on Paper Towel & Spray Ink Prints at Balzer Designs
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If you're new to Art Journal Every Day, there is a short introduction here. All of the previous posts can be found archived here. Remember, it's just ten minutes of nourishing your creative self every day! No need to finish... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2018 at Balzer Designs
You can check out my blog post from 2013 where I tried that technique out: http://balzerdesigns.typepad.com/balzer_designs/2013/06/gelli-printed-packing-tape.html
Toggle Commented Jun 29, 2018 on Paper Towel & Spray Ink Prints at Balzer Designs
Probably Bounty? Im not a paper towel loyalist. I buy whatevers cheap at the store.
Toggle Commented Jun 29, 2018 on Paper Towel & Spray Ink Prints at Balzer Designs
I dont see why not?
Toggle Commented Jun 29, 2018 on Paper Towel & Spray Ink Prints at Balzer Designs
Anything you want. They can also be finished art just as is.
Toggle Commented Jun 28, 2018 on Paper Towel & Spray Ink Prints at Balzer Designs
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I watched this video... ...and I got a little obsessed! I made a ton of spray ink and paper towel prints! I used: Gelli Plate Marabu Spray Ink Liquitex Matte Medium Paper Towel Scissors Cardstock Have you tried out spray... Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2018 at Balzer Designs
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Good News: You can watch on the Make It Artsy website ( http://makeitartsy.com/ ) and you can buy DVDs and you can watch on YouTube!
Toggle Commented Jun 27, 2018 on Around Here: June 2018 at Balzer Designs