March 28 Challenge - The Original Documented Life Project™ 2015

March Theme
Making Your Mark (Doodles & Mark Making)
March 28
Art Challenge:  Make a Custom Element
Journal Prompt:  "Ride the energy of your own unique spirit." - Gabrielle Roth


Rae Missigman: The process & a quick video creating a custom element on her blog HERE.


Lorraine Bell:  See her unique spirit HERE


Sandi Keene: See her approach here

This week our featured artist is: Martha Lever!

Martha's take on this challenge can be found HERE.


NOTE: The Art to the 5th Artists are rotating months this year so not every artists will be participating every week.

Looking for previous challenges? click HERE.

Join us on The Art to the 5th™ Academy™ - a thriving "community" and classroom for "The Original" Documented Life Project™!  Find us on Instagram: #documentedlife

It's Almost Time!

I'm so excited to be an instructor in the new Dirty Footprints Studio 21 Secrets Spring 2015 which starts on April 1st!  21 Secrets consists of 21 Artists teaching 21 individual classes--all tucked into one beautiful e-book!  The book is full of colorful pdfs, videos, insight from the artists, plus many more!

Take a peek at this amazing lineup . . . I am very honored to have been asked to be a part of this talented group!  For more information and to sign up, click through HERE - Hope to see you there!

March 21 Challenge: The Original Documented Life Project™

March Theme
Making Your Mark (Doodles & Mark Making)
March 21
Art Challenge:  As a Focal Point
Journal Prompt:  Coming into Focus


Rae Missigman: See the process on her blog HERE.


Sandi Keene: Has a story of lessons learned HERE


Lorraine Bell:  She how she stays focused HERE


This week our featured artist is: Danny Gregory!

Danny's take on this challenge can be found HERE.


NOTE: The Art to the 5th Artists are rotating months this year so not every artists will be participating every week.

Looking for previous challenges? click HERE.

Join us on The Art to the 5th™ Academy™ - a thriving "community" and classroom for "The Original" Documented Life Project™!  Find us on Instagram: #documentedlife

Printmaker Pro Workshop with Roben-Marie


Printmaker Pro:  Press, Stitch & Stash! - Grab your Gelli plate and join Roben-Marie for a class of instruction, inspiration and playful experimentation. Prepare to get messy as you become a Printmaker Pro.

Beginning with tips and techniques, we will PRESS our way to an amazing collection of layered backgrounds. We will STITCH two interactive minis and a portfolio where you can STASH your treasures!

Spend some time with Roben-Marie and learn to PRINT like a PRO!

NOTE: She will be teaching this class live at Whim So Doodle in St. Petersburg, FL on April 18.  Join her for an art-filled day of fun, inspiration, laughter, a kit filled with goodies from her stash and art line and there is sure to be chocolate in there somewhere!

Cost: $50
Everyone likes a good sale so for a limited time, the workshop is $45 (regular price is $50). Sale good through Sunday, March 22 at 3:00PM EST.


See more workshop photos and details on her blog HERE!

March 14 Challenge: The Original Documented Life Project™

March Theme
Making Your Mark (Doodles & Mark Making)
March 14
Art Challenge:  Borders
Journal Prompt:  "Borderline feels like I'm going to lose my mind."


Rae Missigman: See the process on her blog HERE.


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Sandi Keene: See her whimsical garden HERE


Lorraine Bell:  See how she takes on this challenge HERE

This week our featured artist is: Jen Osborn!

Jen's take on this challenge can be found HERE.


NOTE: The Art to the 5th Artists are rotating months this year so not every artists will be participating every week.

Looking for previous challenges? click HERE.

Join us on The Art to the 5th™ Academy™ - a thriving "community" and classroom for "The Original" Documented Life Project™!  Find us on Instagram: #documentedlife