Misty Granade

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Hope

Thoughts on my word of the year

Examining my word of the year as a grounding practice, a creative energizer, and a prayer over the past few years reminds me of why I do it.

Art AV Club: Joseph Cornell

In this Art AV Club we look at the works of Joseph Cornell, how he collected printed materials, and created a genre of art.

Creativity and Grief

Where does my creativity and my grief meet? How do I use one to process the other? An exploration of how I use art to move through grief.

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My back catalog

Two links to personal essays from my time working at Get Messy Art Journal. A digital roundup to my personal experiences about art making.

The big shifts

I’m right in the middle a 3-month art mentorship program and I wanted to write down the big shifts I’ve been making.

Tending 2022

It’s my yearly recap of my artistic practice for 2021. Plus a concrete list of what I’ll be pursuing in 2022.

Blue Journal Flip Through

A flip through video of an art journal I worked in for the past year. I talk about process and lessons learned.

Out of Context

Starting an art practice can be daunting. Here are my best tips and ideas to help get you set up for a sustainable practice. Out of Context. This is number thirteen in my series on How to Create Your Art Practice.

“What would I create if I felt no fear?”

Starting an art practice can be daunting. Here are my best tips and ideas to help get you set up for a sustainable practice. “What would I create if I felt no fear?” This is number twelve in my series on How to Create Your Art Practice.

“How did you decide your art was your art?”

Starting an art practice can be daunting. Here are my best tips and ideas to help get you set up for a sustainable practice. “How did you decide your art was your art?” This is number eleven in my series on How to Create Your Art Practice.

It’s all art

Starting an art practice can be daunting. Here are my best tips and ideas to help get you set up for a sustainable practice. It’s all art. This is the tenth in my series on How to Create Your Art Practice.