Let Loose

Week 53:  Draw or collage something that begins with the first letter of your first name I can’t believe an entire year has flown by!  So many challenges • so much inspiration • so many new friends!  For our last challenge of the year, we get to do one of my favorite things . . . collage!  I gathered up …

Tradition!

Week 52:  Document Your Holiday Traditions Well we are winding down the Holiday Countdown, the year 2014, and our Documented Life Project . . . only one more challenge left before the New Year.  I am excited to start our new project, but a little melancholy that DLP 2014 is coming to an end.  I have loved every minute of …

Know When to Fold

Week 49 Challenge:  Trace a Hand You know me . . . never wanting to take myself too seriously . . . so for this week’s challenge, I drew my version of a hand . . . An almost Royal Flush . . . with a little “Joker” thrown in!  Hope you have a marvelous week! For more information on …

We’ve Got You “Covered”

Art to the 5th has just released our new class, “Cover Story” If you are a member of The Documented Life Project, you probably know by now that we at Art to the 5th have chosen the Dylusions Large Creative Journal by Dyan Reaveley for 2015!  We are excited to take The Documented Life Project to a new level, starting …

The Documented Life Project 2015 – The Journal

DRUM ROLL PLEASE . . . Finally . . . a year in the making . . . we are ready to announce our plans for The Documented Life Project for 2015!  Read all about it HERE and find out how you can be a part of this massive, FREE community of creative people.  The Project officially starts on January …

Great Taste, Low Calorie

Week 45:  Add a Tab This challenge was a no-brainer for me . . . tee-hee!  A quick, simple sketch and colored pencils!  I just know you all are going to be inventive with your “Tabs” too!  Have a great week! For more information on this week’s challenge you can find us here: FacebookFlickrInstagram: #documentedlife #documentedlifeproject Looking for previous challenges? …

Falling Leaves

Week 44:  Incorporate leaves onto your page in a creative way This challenge had me baffled for about a week as I looked around my Florida neighborhood at all of the Palm Trees and GREEN leaves.  Don’t get me wrong, it is beautiful and well what’s not to love about Florida?  But sometimes I just want to feel the seasons …

Splatters & Drips

Week 39:  Use Splatters & Drips I love this challenge!  I am always trying to “make pictures” out of backgrounds and messes I’ve made on underpaper so I rolled up my sleeves and got busy! I started randomly dropping watercolor in warm colors onto my paper . . . . you can see how much water I used!  I instantly …

Smash Style!

Week 30:  Add Receipts, Labels, Business Cards. . . Smash Style I had fun all this week collecting and gathering items to “smash” into my planner, especially since I traveled to Baton Rouge, Louisiana and got to meet up with and spend the day in St. Francisville with my bestie, Kim – who I don’t get to see nearly enough!  …

Up!

Week 29: Make a Wish List This week’s challenge was to make a wish list so I decided to make a list of all the places I still want to go in this world!  I’m blessed to be able to travel a lot, but there is so much more I want to see!  And since taking a hot-air balloon trip …