Make Lia Griffith’s crepe paper anemones

Lia Griffith anemones

Creative paper artist Lia Griffith has shared this beautiful crepe paper anemones project with us. Here’s how to make your own. First, download the template here. Lia says you can get natural-looking petals by gently stretching each petal from the centre outwards using your thumbs.   To make these anemones, you will need: Red, black… Read more

Enter our latest Instagram photo challenge

The theme of our latest Instagram photo challenge is ‘adventure’. We want to see snaps of your travels or memorable trips – it doesn’t have to be a recent adventure as long as it’s a good picture. Don’t forget to tell us about your adventure in your post – if you leave a comment it… Read more

Meet creative paper artist Lia Griffith and join her Instagram takeover

Lia Griffith

We’re very excited that papercrafter and all-round creative lady Lia Griffith will be taking over our Instagram feed this weekend. Make sure you follow us @inthemomentmag and keep track of the hashtag #ITMtakeover. We put our questions to Lia to find out where she gets her inspiration… How did you end up running your own… Read more

Listen to our Project Calm 10 Spotify playlist

Woman wearing headphones

This issue’s Project Calm playlist is a glowing birdsong of dusk and dawn, and you can find it on Spotify ‘Songs to watch the light change as time seems to slow’ – that was our self-initiated brief for the issue 10 playlist. From chill-out to electronica, rock classics to beautiful instrumentals, we have just the thing… Read more

Find collage inspiration with these creative Instagram accounts

Collage feature

Get scissor-happy with In The Moment issue 15. We’ve gathered together some inspiring collage accounts on Instagram for you to follow so you can get creative with your new hobby. Bethan Rose Jenkins has put together some of her favourite collage artists to help inspire you.   A post shared by JULIE HAMILTON (@juliehamiltoncreative) on… Read more

Look inside Project Calm issue 9 – out now in the UK

Project Calm issue 9

In the new issue of Project Calm, we’re all about finding your own happy place – whether that’s outdoors or closer to home. Editor Lara Watson says: “We’re feeling the sunshine this issue and all the joyful colour that light waves bring to our world. It had us thinking about our own responses to colour… Read more

Enter our July Instagram photo challenge

Colourful windows

Inspired by Karen Flannigan’s mindful photography feature in this month’s In The Moment magazine, we’ve decided to make it the theme of our latest photo challenge. This month’s theme is ‘small things’ – we’d like you to go for a walk and snap details that catch your eye in the town or country. Make sure you… Read more

Best-selling author Matt Haig to give a talk about his new book in Bristol

Matt Haig

Matt Haig, author of Reasons to Stay Alive, will be taking part in Bristol Festival of Ideas on 19 July 2018 to talk about his new book Notes on a Nervous Planet. The world is messing with our minds. Rates of stress and anxiety are rising. A fast, nervous planet is creating fast and nervous lives. We are more… Read more

Feeling creative? Take part in our June Instagram photo challenge

Green branch photo by Tim Wright

This month’s Instagram photo challenge is inspired by one of our favourite colours: green! Our June theme is entirely open to interpretation – you could share pictures of plants, a favourite doorway, a landscape – our only rule is that it must feature the colour green. Don’t forget to tell us a little bit about… Read more

Beat writer’s block with our creative writing prompts and free your imagination

Writing prompt cards for writer's block

Whether you are new to creative writing or regularly put pen to paper, deciding what to write about is often the greatest challenge. That’s where our writing prompts come in. If you’re inspired to have a go but not sure where to begin, simply pick a prompt at random and use the theme or idea… Read more