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When Loose Pages come Together

When Loose Pages come Together

I love working in a handbound or altered book for Art Journaling, it’s awesome for so many reasons. But also, I’ve found working on loose pages gives me something else. I even named it A Favorite Method of Art Journaling a while back. And it can be, even though I like to bind them together […]

Details of a Journal Cover

Details of a Journal Cover

Fabrics that are painted, machine stitched and embellished can of course be used in all sorts of ways, as book covers for your own hand bound books for example! It’s my favorite usage for painted fabric and exactly what I did with the machine stitched fabric I recently posted about. I glued my fabric to […]

Working on Loose Art Journal Pages

Working on Loose Art Journal Pages

When I started art journaling I used spiral bound books found in the book shop. Loved those journals! Then I moved on to altering vintage books, something that I still love. The way I fill a page varies with day form, and on book binding technique, page format and paper structure in the book that […]

List Prompt #8: Music and Movies

List Prompt #8: Music and Movies

My list post is late because I was out in the forest yesterday, soaking up nature. But now let’s once again take a peek into the List journal shall we? It’s been great fun discovering lists all over the internet. Lay Hoon and Michelle Reuss are two of those joining us in the List Journal […]

List Prompt #6: Crayon Colours

List Prompt #6: Crayon Colours

Last week we made a colourful list out of washi tape… Now lets bring on another “material” that I use all the time in my Art Journal; water soluble crayons! The bestests crayons ever is called Neocolor II and today, for the first time ever, it comes in list form! Want the story behind the […]

List Prompt: Washi Tape Favorites

List Prompt: Washi Tape Favorites

It’s Saturday and time for another list prompt in the List Journal. But can you make a list out of anything? Want the story behind the List Journal and the fun colaboration that Tammy and I are doing? Check out the intro post and then follow along with our Saturday List Journal prompts. Thanks! List […]

One Artist’s Journal by Orly Avinery

One Artist’s Journal by Orly Avinery

I’ve finished reading Orly Avinery’s self-published book One Artist’s Journal and wanted to share my thoughts with you guys. I am a big fan of Orly’s artwork, published in art journal form on her blog. She is great with words and often have something profoundly beautiful or thought provoking to say. Without my love of […]