Taking Flight : Inspiration and Techniques to Give Your Creative Spirit Wings, Paperback

Taking Flight : Inspiration and Techniques to Give Your Creative Spirit Wings Paperback

5 out of 5 (2 ratings)


Stretch Your Wings, Learn to Soar, Take Flight In Taking Flight, you'll find overflowing inspiration--complete with a kindred spirit in author and mixed-media artist Kelly Rae Roberts.

Join her on a fearless journey into the heart of creativity as you test your wings and learn to find the sacred in the ordinary, honor your memories, speak your truth and wrap yourself in the arms of community.

Along the way you'll be inspired by: * Step-by-step techniques--learn the most-loved mixed-media methods of the author and seven talented contributing artists, and combine them in fresh and unexpected ways. * Thought-provoking prompts and quotes--along with encouraging stories, insights and gentle guidance for finding your bliss, whatever your art or craft. * Plenty of eye-candy--pages and pages of the author's endearing artwork, along with the varied works of the contributors.

Of course, learning to fly isn't entirely a step-by-step process--sooner or later, you just need to take a deep breath and spread your wings.

With Taking Flight as your guide, there's no doubt that when you do, your creativity will soar.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 128 pages, 250 colour illustrations
  • Publisher: F&W Publications Inc
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  • Category: Painting & art manuals
  • ISBN: 9781600610820



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This book is a real gem! Not only is each and every page beautiful and stimulating to look at but it is crock full of fabulous techniques that seem complicated when done but are actually really simple to do. It part mixed media art instruction, part creative soul nurturing, part confidence booster a it is filled with Kelly Rae's own artistic trials and her advice for other who also are on this creative path or want to be. She's also managed to get some really inspiring contributing artists and interviewed them on their process and insights on living the creative life. I would give this book 10 stars if I could!

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As a mixed media artist and avid art journalist I love a book that is a feast for the eyes and the soul. This is such a book. Loaded with inspirational ideas, an abundance of images and heartfelt writing this is a must have for any collection.

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