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Boho Furniture Makeover

Boho Furniture Makeover

I have a confession to make: I have never (not once!) felt guilty for painting a piece of wood furniture and I think it’s about time we stop acting like it’s the worst crime an artist can commit!...

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Very Peri Color Palettes

Very Peri Color Palettes

It’s official: Very Peri is the color of the year for 2022, at least according to the folks over at Pantone. Around here we call that color “Water Lily,” because it’s a staple color in every DIY...

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Art Studio Organization

Art Studio Organization

In my time as an artist and creative coach I have met hundreds of artists, and almost all of us struggle with the same thing: art studio organization. Before I go on and tell you my tips for...

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2022 Word of the Year

2022 Word of the Year

With each new issue of The Turquoise Iris Journal, we try to choose a focus word that we carry through the issue. When we were planning the Winter 2022 issue, we decided that we wanted to create...

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Journal Ideas for Artists

Journal Ideas for Artists

Whether you’ve been writing in a journal every day for a decade or you’re completely new to the practice, daily journaling can be a reallyI powerful tool for your creativity toolkit! I know I’m...

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Home Decor Ideas 2022

Home Decor Ideas 2022

It’s almost the new year, and it’s my goal to give my followers all the inspiration they can handle before 2022 begins! This week it’s all about home decor ideas that I think you should try in...

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Christmas Party Outfits

Christmas Party Outfits

‘Tis the season… for PARTIES! It's that time of year when we get together with friends, family, and even coworkers to celebrate the holiday season! I don't love cold weather or Christmas colors...

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Unique Gift Ideas

Unique Gift Ideas

Whether you’re shopping for yourself or the creatives in your life, these unique gift ideas are a powerful way to show your favorite artists that they are seen.  Unique Gift Ideas Here are some...

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Art Retreat FAQ & Recap

Art Retreat FAQ & Recap

Have you ever attended an art retreat? What about a business retreat? What about a weeklong event that combines creativity and business into a unique experience designed to empower, encourage,...

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Holiday Gift Ideas

Holiday Gift Ideas

Handmade Holiday Gift Ideas for Small Businesses: It’s no secret that tons of big stores are getting hit with supply chain problems, which means that small businesses have a competitive advantage...

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