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Flow Life Lessons

For more than ten years now, Flow has been promoting the message to live life slower. To seek happiness in the little things and to embrace life with all its ups and downs. We have made ten videos around these topics, with life lessons that are so very much needed in these hectic times. Lessons that we didn’t learn at school, but which we will benefit from all our lives. You can watch the first video in this series below.

Happiness is in the little things

It’s the small things in life that matter. Bigger is not always better. True happiness lies in the details. The unexpected special moments, being spontaneous, reading in between the lines. It is watching the sun go down, stroking a pet, reading a nice poem, baking your favorite cake, seeing frost on your window. It is doing and seeing things with full, loving attention. Being aware of the little things in life makes it so much more colorful.

About the maker

This video is animated by The Artistry, an animation and illustration studio run by Ymke and Laura. They strive to tell stories through their videos. For this animation, they used illustrations by Flow-illustrator Deborah van der Schaaf.

  • As of this week (from October 7th), you will find a new Flow Life Lesson every week on Flowmagazine.com/lifelessons.
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Video animation The Artistry  Illustrations Deborah van der Schaaf  Voice-over Moya Gorodecky  Creative producer Linda Elisabeth Morris