Years ago, when the children were still at home, I tried to come up with a personal statement/mantra to encourage myself to make time for creativity. It had to be concise (thank you news and copywriting classes) and meaningful, but it also needed to include the most important things in life. This was before vinyl lettering was available, so I painted it on a pine board and it has been hanging in my art room ever since.
Have Faith— We must be optimistic about the present and future– believe we will receive help– and things will work out
Be Kind— If we treat others with kindness we have few regrets and more friends
Create Beauty— The reason for engaging in every kind of art and craft
Today, we’d like to share some free printables for you to display this sentiment in your own creative space. Just click on the photos or the links below them to download the image of your choice. These images are designed to be printed on 8.5″ x 11″ paper. Print it on cardstock and pop it into a document frame, and you are good to go!
Amazingly, it still sums up my hopes and dreams, makes me smile and take a deep breath, and get on with the things I am trying to accomplish. I hope it inspires and motivates you as well!