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



Pauline Leger: journal illustrations and musings

Pop Up Princess (glam and practical!)

Soule Mama

Susan Tuttle Photography

The Art of Simple

Books & mags:

100 Nature Hot Spots in Ontario: The Best Parks, Conservation Areas and Wild Places, by Chris Earley and Tracy Read

Create the Space You Deserve, by Jill Butler

Nature Photographer magazine

The Artist's Way, by Julia Cameron

Wild Money, by Luna Jaffe

Potato Planters, by William Kurelek

Potato Planters, by William Kurelek

Interesting people & places:

Art Gallery of Ontario

Jardins de Métis (Reford Gardens), where the blue poppies grow, and creator Elsie Reford

William Kurelek, Canadian Artist

Online Classes:

Natural Impulse - Expressive Landscapes, by Pauline Agnew (or anything by Pauline!)

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.