ISM Meetup Group

ISM Meetup Group

ISM met with a small, closed group recently and here are our creations!Inspiration can come from anywhere. Each participant had a completely different story and inspiration for their art. The title of this piece is “The Bipolar Tree of Life”The inspiration for this piece is the Matisse Embrace. Matisse is a 20th Century French artist.The title […]

Teen Manages Depression With Art

Teen Manages Depression With Art

Hello, my name is Madeline. I am 14, in the 8th grade and I am a passionate artist. I also live with major depressive disorder and generalized anxiety disorder. I grew up with an emotionally, verbally and sometimes physically abusive father. I developed my mental illnesses during this time after constantly walking on eggshells. Since […]

Tissue paper tree DIY

Tissue paper tree DIY

This week’s project has it’s roots in growth and change. Just like trees change for the seasons, a person can change shape and morph into something new and different! My inspiration for this piece came from Spring, a math teacher & friend, Pinterest, orange trees and cherry blossoms! Materials needed: white board (mine was  or back […]

“Dreams Catcher” Project DIY

“Dreams Catcher” Project DIY

Hi! I Still Matter has decided to create a section in our blog for artsy ideas we come up with so you can try them at home! Some of these are our original ideas and some are inspired by Pinterest or by other blogs and the like. The following is an idea seen on Pinterest. […]