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IOD Summer 2024 Release
June 27, 2024

IOD Summer 2024 Release

4 Moulds
1 Paint Inlay (two colors)
3 Stamps
2 Transfers
And....  Something entirely new! 👀

 
Stay tuned for the official release date! Check back here for all your updates. Maybe I will sneak in a free shipping code or something!

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Can you explain CREATIVITY?
June 22, 2024

Can you explain CREATIVITY?

I try every day.

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Hack Tueseday
May 07, 2024

Hack Tueseday

5 hacks to start creating when you have no inspiration left

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Unlocking Creativity: Rituals for Seasoned Woman Artist
April 28, 2024

Unlocking Creativity: Rituals for Seasoned Woman Artist

Let me share my own rituals, designed to set the stage for me to get into creating art quickly with the hope and desire to turn into an hour long making art.

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The F Word
April 01, 2024

The F Word

Yesterday I sent out an email with the subject matter "The F Word". Immediately several people responded in a positive manner, saying how much they loved the message. And Immediately people also unsubscribed. What do you think?

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🌺🎨 Fostering Self-Care through Ho'oponopono: Enhancing Your Artistic Journey 🌿💕
April 01, 2024

🌺🎨 Fostering Self-Care through Ho'oponopono: Enhancing Your Artistic Journey 🌿💕

Imagine tuning into your Peloton app for a morning meditation, only to discover a hidden gem on self-forgiveness through the soothing teachings of Ho'oponopono. In my 450th meditation session, I found myself immersed in a powerful practice that not only healed old wounds but also freed up my creative spark.

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Back at the Hair Salon
March 31, 2024

Back at the Hair Salon

Been dyeing my hair since Covid, and decided its time to treat myself to a salon appointment every 6 weeks.

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A Checklist for Friday's IOD Release
March 14, 2024

A Checklist for Friday's IOD Release

It feels like forever since the last IOD release! Here is a checklist of things to know for Friday's release, including links to watch IOD Sisters and the Accidental ArtMaker!

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I Was a Newbie at Creating Something Recently
March 04, 2024

I Was a Newbie at Creating Something Recently

Hey there, fellow art enthusiasts! It’s Sharon here, diving headfirst into the whirlwind world of pottery-making at Accidental ArtMaker. Let me tell you about my recent escapade that left me covered in clay and armed with newfound insights.

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Celebrating (ALMOST) 700 Customer Reviews
January 28, 2024

Celebrating (ALMOST) 700 Customer Reviews

I am thrilled to share the exciting news - Accidental ArtMaker is just NINE reviews away from reaching an incredible milestone of 700 customer reviews! We extend our deepest thanks to each and every one of you who has shared your projects, stories, and feedback with us. Whether it's a masterpiece or a work in progress, every review brings us closer to creating a vibrant community of artists who embrace the magic of creativity.

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Beginning My Journey into the Wonderful World of Series Art
January 25, 2024

Beginning My Journey into the Wonderful World of Series Art

As a woman with a love for all things artistic, I found myself longing a new creative outlet. Enter series art – the enchanting practice of creating a cohesive collection of artworks that tell a story

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Find Your Creative Flow
January 23, 2024

Find Your Creative Flow

I know you're busy but let's take a moment to talk about something that could bring some serious joy and inspiration into your life - creative flow.

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Do you have an art supply hoard? Time to make art with it!
January 20, 2024

Do you have an art supply hoard? Time to make art with it!

 Let's break free from the "I'm-saving-them-for-someday" mentality and get our hands dirty (in the most artsy way possible)!

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It's Happening for Me in 2024
January 16, 2024

It's Happening for Me in 2024

I have created a LOT of art so far in 2024. Find out how you can too!

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Update:  7 Days in to Creating for 10 Minutes Every Day
January 07, 2024

Update: 7 Days in to Creating for 10 Minutes Every Day

 

Welcome to my creative journey! In 2024, I've challenged myself to dedicate just 10 minutes a day to creating art. 

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Unlocking the Power of Consistent Creativity in 2024
January 01, 2024

Unlocking the Power of Consistent Creativity in 2024

The power of consistent creativity should not be underestimated—it has the potential to unlock boundless personal growth.

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Embracing the Winter Sunrise - Finding Inspiration in Life's Changes
December 13, 2023

Embracing the Winter Sunrise - Finding Inspiration in Life's Changes

I recently attended my mother's funeral. Our lifelong relationship was dominated by her fear and anxiety. Alcoholism and mental illness had me creating boundaries that eventually led to our estrangement. However in my mom's final days, she found release from all the things that prevented her from meaningfully engaging in life and love.

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Crafting Moments of Joy This Winter ❄️⛄
November 29, 2023

Crafting Moments of Joy This Winter ❄️⛄

The magic of winter isn't confined solely to the cozy interiors of our homes. As tempting as it is to snug in a corner with a good book or a sketchbook, stepping outside can also be incredibly invigorating.

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5 Reasons to Make Hand Made Gifts for Christmas
November 26, 2023

5 Reasons to Make Hand Made Gifts for Christmas

This Christmas, let's spread love through handmade gifts that come straight from the heart. There's something truly special about receiving a gift made with love and care. Plus, who doesn't love a little DIY magic during the festive season? Let's get crafting and make this Christmas extra special!

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Am I Too Old to Start Making Art?
November 19, 2023

Am I Too Old to Start Making Art?

Embracing Creativity at 50 and Beyond! Today, we're diving deep into the reasons why some women doubt their ability to become artists later in life. But fear not, because I've got the solutions to help you break free from those doubts and discover the joy of creating art at any age. 

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Looking for Your Inner Artist After 50?
November 12, 2023

Looking for Your Inner Artist After 50?

Disclaimer: Accidental ArtMaker products are not responsible for any excessive giggling, paint splatters, or sudden bursts of artistic talent. Enjoy at your own risk, but rest assured, the joy and laughter are worth it!

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What is an IOD Transfer? What can I put transfers on?
November 10, 2023

What is an IOD Transfer? What can I put transfers on?

An IOD transfer, also known as an Iron Orchid Designs transfer, is a decorative element that can be applied to various surfaces to add a unique and vintage touch. It is a versatile tool that allows you to transform plain furniture, walls, and other objects into beautiful works of art.

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Curious about Iron Orchid Designs Moulds? (or is it Molds?)
November 03, 2023

Curious about Iron Orchid Designs Moulds? (or is it Molds?)

Whether you're into baking, furniture design, soap making, jewelry crafting, or any other form of artistic expression, Iron Orchid Designs Moulds will take your creativity to new places!

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Time for a Check In
November 02, 2023

Time for a Check In

This content was originally sent as an email, I am resharing here in hopes it reaches and helps more people. I had several readers reach out after reading this particular email saying that it helped them.

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