Art Journal Therapy Activity #46 - Portal into Possibility with Collage

Mixed Media Collage by Shelley Klammer
Mixed Media Collage by Shelley Klammer

This art journal directive will support you to open up the frame of your limited thinking and creatively vision into your higher possibilities, and to ask "the big questions."

 

Materials:

 

- Watercolor paints

 

- Collage materials: magazines, scissors, glue stick

 

- Watercolor paper or journal page

 

 

Method:

 

"Each person comes into this world with a specific destiny. We each have something to fulfill, some message to be delivered, some work to be completed.

 

You are not here accidentally. You are here meaningfully. There is a purpose behind you. The whole intends to do something through you."

 

- Osho

 

Making Room for Higher Possibilities

 

When we struggle with emotional flooding, and the jumbled up thinking that results from inner conflict, we cannot see beyond our personal life to understand what we want to give to life. The emerging symbols and signs for our higher potentials are around us all of the time yet we disassociate from seeing them clearly when we are in emotional pain. 

 

As we heal ourselves emotionally and psychologically, we become clear enough to intuit and connect to the realm of larger possibilities, and we can begin to consider creating new life-enhancing forms in the world...