My Favourite Things

A grab bag of interests and resources I'm currently exploring or enjoying, or that I've enjoyed in the past. The list may change with the seasons, my interests, my mood... so if you see something you like I suggest that you make a note of it!

Blogs & Websites:

Cait Flanders



Jeanne Oliver

Pauline Leger: journal illustrations and musings

Soule Mama

Susan Tuttle Photography

The Art of Simple

Books & mags:

Tom Thomson: The Silence and the Storm, by David Silcox and Harold Town

Winter: Five Windows on the Season, by Adam Gopnik

The Year of Living Danishly: Uncovering the Secrets of the World's Happiest Country, by Helen Russel

Nature Photographer magazine

Julie et l'univers, by Jean-Paul Lemieux

Interesting people & places:

Art Gallery of Ontario

Jean-Paul Lemieux, Canadian Artist

William Kurelek, Canadian Artist

Online Classes:

Courses offered via Jeanne Oliver's creative network (Studying Under The Masters, Wild Awakening)

Mobile Art Mastery: Developing the Visual Poet Within, by Susan Tuttle

Resources by, ahem, yours truly:

Six Practices to Help Quiet the Mind

The Gift of Rest (A Love Letter to the Tired, the Frustrated and the Disenchanted)

Five Tips to Help You Build a Creative Practice

The Journey to YES

See all of my Scoutie Girl contributions here.