Art/Inspiring Journals

2 hand-binded journals = 1 service hour
4 decorated store-bought journals = 1 service hour

Craft beautiful journals that recipients would be able to use as appointment planners, symptom trackers, or simply coloring books. The covers and perhaps a few pages inside could be spaces for volunteers to draw outlines or artwork, write inspiring messages, etc. They could be bound in a number of different ways (by strings, ropes, binder rings, etc.).

We also accept decorated store-bought journals for service hours. The outside covers must be decorated with art and/or inspiring quotes. The inside pages can be optionally decorated with calendars, activity or coloring pages, inspiring messages, etc.

Priorities

  • Well-made journals for both adult and pediatric patients of any gender to use as portable notebooks, coloring books, and/or appointment planners. Bullet journaling is welcome!
  • Artwork, hand-lettering, drawings, weekly, or monthly calendar pages, with encouraging messages
  • Suitable to fit inside a 12 x 10 x 4-inch box
  • Recommended minimum of 10 to 12 pages

We Do Not Accept

  • Stapled journals
  • Folded construction paper
  • Undecorated store-bought journals for service hours

Recommended Tutorials

Samples

Kits to Heart Art Journal Kits to Heart Art Journal
Kits to Heart Art Journal Kits to Heart Handmade Art Journal

How to Submit

Please follow these steps to ensure your work is received!