Monthly Archives: November 2012

Random collage, random thoughts.

  One of the suggestions for starting a journal page is to browse through images and just pick something that catches your eye.  It doesn’t have to mean anything just some image you connect with.  The first thing I put … Continue reading

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Offerings

Started out this page by writing in my journal with a watercolor pencil.  Next I took a paintbrush and clear water to go over a large part of the written entry.  This obliterates a lot of the writing and you … Continue reading

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Taking my journal out for coffee

Suggestion from the “Journal Junkies” is to take your journal out for coffee.  Picked a table in the corner to eat my lunch and just observe what was going on around me.  It was a late lunch so it was … Continue reading

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Random Rambling

Following the journal page prompt “randomness” I started with drawing meandering lines diagonally across the pages.  Then I used H2O pencils to shade under each of the lines.  Next step was to pick some random collage to glue in–first image … Continue reading

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Namaste’

Alwar by Marge Cadaret One of the prompts in the first chapter of  Journal Fodder 365 was “Roads Taken and not Taken.   Reflecting on this prompt brought me to a road I literally took.  In the late 80’s my husband … Continue reading

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What month is it?

Drawing a calendar in your journal is a great way to make sure you are accessing your journal every day.  I transfer appts. and anything notable from my little purse calendar.  I’ve also got in the habit of crossing each … Continue reading

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Journal Every Day (almost)

Around the end of the summer I came across the book by Eric M. Scott and David R. Modler, Journal Fodder 365, Daily Doses of Inspiration for the Art Addict.  It was a different approach to art journaling than I … Continue reading

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