I’m in Issue 12 of heART Journal Magazine!

Guess What!?!  I was just published in heART Journal Magazine!

To celebrate heART Journal Magazine has a given me a free issue bonus code to share with others.

Get your free issue of heART Journal Magazine today!

Simply download the app on iTunes https://bit.ly/heARTMag or Google Play  http://bit.ly/Heartjournal

Then on your device follow these directions using subscriber code : art4heART (case sensitive)

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•             Enter this: art4heART (case sensitive)

or go to our cart for a pdf version choose Issue12 (March)  and use coupon code art4heART in the check out process.

You will now be able to access your free issue.  Remember, the code is case sensitive. For help with the coupon code, email heartjournalmag@gmail.com   This code is good until March 31st.

You are confined only by the walls you build yourself


Two more works in progress



You are loved!

I finished this yesterday.  Now working on the next Color Me book project.

©Angela Porter 2015

Give Away!

Heart Card by Angela Porter

This card is 6″ x 6″.  The design is on watercolour paper and it glitters and glimmers with gold embossing, sparkling spots and patterns. The central heart and the outer layer are raised and shiny, thanks to the use of Ranger’s Glossy Accents. The green, pink, red and purple colours were added using Tim Holtz’s Distress inks, also from Ranger, with a waterbrush, and all relate to love, peace and harmony.  The design is mounted on a craft paper card and comes with a plain envelope.

If you pop over to my facebook page then you can enter a free draw to win this card!  I will draw the winner at random at 8pm UK time (GMT) on Tuesday 10th February.

Good luck!

Dragonflies and the New Year

Dragonflies_AngelaPorter_Artwyrd_1 January 2015

It’s the first day of a new calendar.

Happy 1st of January 2015 to you all and may this day and all that follow be filled with all the love, joy, creativity and good things that each of you deserves so much.

This isn’t quite my first piece of art for this new year; I spent time today completing two pieces of Scandinavian art for Michael O’Mara Books.  I got the 1960s work for them done on Tuesday.  Yesterday was a day where I did some mandalas for the third ‘Color Me’ book to follow on from the huge success of Color Me Calm and Colour Me Happy.

I’m certainly being kept busy with art!

The winter break is nearly over, and all too soon.  It took me over  week to calm down enough that the palpitations from work related stress calmed down and for me to sleep properly once again.

No doubt the manic-ness that is teaching will have me stressed out again, especially as it’ll be crazy with an Estyn inspection in three weeks time.

Taking time to meditate, to create, to write will be so important for me, as it always is, but more so with this added pressure and the fact that I didn’t realise how stressed out I was with work, and how exhausted I was too.

I hope I can stave the exhaustion off for a longer time this coming school term …

AngelaPorter_Artwyrd_31December2014I finished this one a day or two ago but couldn’t post it thanks to an internet outage.  The background is more colourful than it appears – soft yellows and oranges and pinks.

Happy calendar changeover day to you all!

Arty endeavours for 27th December 2014

Tangle of the day for 25th and 26th December 2014

© Angela Porter

Art of the day – 24th December 2014

©Angela Porter (Artwyrd)

Today’s arty doodling type stuff :-)  Keeps me out of trouble at least!


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