Art Journaling

Art Journal Challenge – Week 5

https://youtu.be/pmXbReEHcws Hello everyone. Welcome to week five of my 52 week art journaling challenge. For this weeks page I used a couple of products I haven't used before which was... interesting? As I only started doing anything even remotely arty one month ago,Β  I am definitely discovering what styles and mediums (that's a word artists… Continue reading Art Journal Challenge – Week 5

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Cardmaking

‘My Silly Valentine’ – Simple Valentine’s Day Cards Using Lawn Fawn Stamps & Dies

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=raF9oBiw1as&feature=youtu.be With Valentine's Day only two weeks away I thought it was about time I made some cards for the occasion. Whether you celebrate the day or not, you don't have to wait till the 14th of February to tell someone how you feel. So here are some cards that while they are perfect… Continue reading ‘My Silly Valentine’ – Simple Valentine’s Day Cards Using Lawn Fawn Stamps & Dies

Art Journaling

Art Journal Challenge – Week 4 – Art Journal Fail Or Change Of Perspective?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rJCcCqlGvBw&feature=youtu.be Art journal challenge week four done. Poorly. This weeks page was a real struggle. I just was not feeling it at all and it shows. I mean, I don't think it's terrible but it's definitely lacking. Then again, I sort of felt lacking this week, so it's actually a pretty true reflection isn't it!… Continue reading Art Journal Challenge – Week 4 – Art Journal Fail Or Change Of Perspective?

Tools

DIY Budget Friendly Craft Mat – Perfect For Watercolour Techniques

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o_B4-OQe9GA Today is a quick little 'how to' for a DIY craft mat. When I started my art journal a couple of weeks ago I quickly realised how messy it could get and that I would need something to protect my desk top. Having a look online I found a few craft mats for sale… Continue reading DIY Budget Friendly Craft Mat – Perfect For Watercolour Techniques

Art Journaling

Art Journal Challenge – Week 3 – The Light Within

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6tD5XYmjFew&feature=youtu.be Well, week three of my art journal challenge did not go as planned. What I did have planned was a bright, joyful page with the theme of Yoga, because I am going to start the 'Yoga With Adriene' Dedicate 30 Day Yoga Journey this week and I thought that it would be good… Continue reading Art Journal Challenge – Week 3 – The Light Within

Cardmaking

Cardmaking Process – Sloth Birthday Card

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c1avZkhoPZ0&feature=youtu.beToday's video is a cardmaking process video. I used two stamp sets that I picked up on the cheap to make this card. The leaf stamp came from a set called Beach Dreams by Creative Place that I got at ALDI and the sloth stamp set I got for only $2.50 at my local Reject… Continue reading Cardmaking Process – Sloth Birthday Card

Art Journaling

Art Journal Challenge – Week 2 – Happy Camper – Night Sky Using Acrylics

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CfjVMzxPbgc&feature=youtu.be Week two of my 52 week art journaling challenge complete! My theme for this page was 'Happy Camper', as I am heading off camping this week. I wanted to do a night sky scene but wasn't sure how to go about it to start. At first I intended to use the blue set of… Continue reading Art Journal Challenge – Week 2 – Happy Camper – Night Sky Using Acrylics

Tools

Copic Swatch Book – Swatching 63 Colours

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3pkYZen3q1s So I recently picked up this Copic Swatch Book. I do have the free printable A4 chart from Copic, but I thought this would be a really handy size to take with you if buying your markers from a physical store, not online. You can take it along and easily check what markers you… Continue reading Copic Swatch Book – Swatching 63 Colours

Art Journaling

Art Journaling – A Haven For This Introvert

52 Week Art Journal Challenge - Week 1 - New Year https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjrG0T-vsOc&feature=youtu.be Bear with me folks, this post may be a little bit higgledy-piggledy. Art journaling. What the heck is it? Until a month ago, I had never heard of art journaling. Thinking about it, I can't even remember what I was meant to be… Continue reading Art Journaling – A Haven For This Introvert

Tools

Cardmaking/Art Journaling Craft Haul

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DH2MXvnusCk So this is my very first cardmaking/art journaling craft haul! I wanted to start the new year ready to go, so I thought I would order a few bits and piecesΒ  over the month of December so I was prepared for when the calendar page was turned over. I knew I wanted to get… Continue reading Cardmaking/Art Journaling Craft Haul