October 4, 2017

Art concepts and skills:

  • Bilateral symmetry

  • Line

  • Primary colors 

  • Organic shapes

  • Printmaking

Benefits of this project:

  • It’s success-oriented with a pleasing design at any skill level

  • It engages the sense of touch

  • Can be adapted for those with sensory aversions

  • Open-ended exploration and discovery can be encouraged once the process is learned.

Materials needed:

  1. Acrylic paint (we chose 3 primaries)

  2. Water

  3. Pre-cut string, approximately 1 1/2 - 2 feet long, depending on paper size. We used 3 pieces of string per print.

  4. Watercolor paper o...

January 16, 2017

Welcome to Indigo Art Therapy Studio!  We are so excited to be a part of Jacksonville's Riverside community! Most of the people we meet have a lot of questions for us about art therapy, and we're happy to answer any questions you might have! 

From the American Art Therapy Association (AATA), "Art therapy is a mental health profession in which clients, facilitated by the art therapist, use art media, the creative process, and the resulting artwork to explore their feelings, reconcile emotional conflicts, foster self-awareness, manage behavior and addictions, develop social skills, improve r...

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