Category Archives: Art journaling

ART JOURNALING is one of my favorite things to do. I fill my volumes with collage, paint, writing, ideas and experiments.

Views from my Creative Life Video

It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.” Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez It has been such lovely weather this entire week, my birthday week. And now Easter is … Continue reading

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Art Journal Peek: Blue Tulips

Wanna take a peek into my art journal? I don’t mind opening it up for you guys. Peek-a-boo! Tulips, dots, an owl drawing, watercolored. It’s night time, as you can see. The owl that lives on this page is just … Continue reading

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Art Journal Peek: Watercolor Girl

A single drop of water, once joined with others, can transform a mountain. Chinese proverb This drawing of a girl is in my art journal. A green girl, colored in with watercolors. I like pages where a bit of everything … Continue reading

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Art Journal Idea: Create Journaling blocks

Sometimes it’s hard to incorporate journaling into an art journal. Personally I tend to get so excited about colors and patterns that I forget all about leaving some room for writing. That’s totally fine, if that happens, but sometimes you … Continue reading

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Art Journal Peek: Daisy Yellow & Pink

Here’s a Before Page in my Kawaii Art Journal. This is what it looked like when I bound the book together. One painted page and one gray wall paper page to the right, decorated with some polka dot washi tape. … Continue reading

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Miniature Art Journal | Quirky me me me

Polka dot heart and a ghost image of… me? Not sure what this spread symbolizes, but I really like it. What do you think? Starting today with the spread that finished yesterday’s post about my Miniature Art Journal Idea and … Continue reading

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Miniature Art Journal Idea & Drawing time

So, after finishing the big 365 Collage project I did last year I have been mulling over new ideas around here. I am working with my one word of the year (willpower), and in January it was a huge success. … Continue reading

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Before and After Art Journal Elk Page

When binding an Art Journal I use a lot of different papers. Like I said, I love to mix and match! For example I sometimes use pages from my altered books! You tear out pages to make room for collage … Continue reading

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Last Minute Art Journaling Thoughts

You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.Mae West It’s time to put my fat hand bound Art Journal to rest, find a home for it in the book shelf and move on. It has … Continue reading

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Art Journal Peek: Life Bubbles & θάνατος

In anticipation of Winter Darkness I visit my Art Journal, and Death rides into the picture. Every All Saint’s Day (the day we celebrate here), with the dark night of Halloween and Dia de los Muertos lurking, I go rather … Continue reading

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