Hey, Creative You!!

Do you love making things?

Making something, whether it’s a painting, a craft with children, an art journal doodle, or an “everything smoothie”, helps me focus my mind and relax my body.

Creating helps me think of new solutions to problems, thereby generating more creativity to use in other areas of my life.

I also love applying my creativity in travel planning. I have an overflowing heart of wanderlust, so curious and excited to discover new places, new faces, to experience all this world has to offer.

Here at Joy in the Making, you will find art and craft tutorials, recipes, travel itineraries, curated projects for all seasons, and encouragement for the creative soul.

I hope this blog will help you kindle that desire to make things, too.  And then give you some great ideas to start creating!

Let’s get started!

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Jennifer Storm Nelson



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