Monthly Archives: January 2013

Starbucks, grand-kids and bears, oh my…..

I like this journal page–maybe because I did this back in October on my birthday or  maybe because it reminds me of the Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate I treated myself to at Starbucks or maybe it’s my little one-liner bear … Continue reading

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Garden in a Tunnel

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Tried this on a whim.  The Cloth Paper Scissors – Jan.-Feb. 2013 magazine issue had a 2 page tutorial on making a tunnel book.  It sounded intriguing  so I gave it a shot.  Of course I went a little further … Continue reading

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Easy-peasy journal backgrounds

I’ve had these gel sticks for quite a while, ordering them from Amazon when I was ordering yet another few art books.  Finally I got around to giving them a try.  Thought a good use for them might be a … Continue reading

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Let go…..

  Still not back into my journal everyday habit that I was doing before the holidays.  I do have a number of pics that I have taken of pages I’ve done so I’ll continue to post some of those and … Continue reading

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Tea Time

Participating in two challenges for 2013–well two different sites, same challenge to make art everyday or alternatively 7 times a week.  I decided to start small with 7 twinchies (2 inch mini collages).  It’s more of a challenge to work … Continue reading

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Can’t play the accordion but I can make one!

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One of the first things I did in the New Year was to finish this “birthday book” for my little niece.  Actually her birthday was at the end of December but considering I started it the day before I had … Continue reading

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Not quite a Christmas decoration…..

December was not a good month for art journaling with all the decorating, shopping, baking and other holiday activities.  So I let my daily practice in my journal slide but I did manage to get a painting done that I … Continue reading

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