Tag

How to art journal

Browsing

Creating without Overthinking | Stop Procrastinating | Art and Crafting

G’day everyone, Lately I have let my perfectionism get in the way of creating anything lately, so much so I have been procrastinating and over thinking like you would not believe. I recently watch Kim Dellow’s (link below) video on “How to stop perfectionism getting in the way of Art”. As I was watching this, I could see all the traits of me in this video.   I have a Take 5 bucket, which this idea came from Kyra Pace (Link below) and it’s fantastic, but I recently saw on Pinterest another blog from “Cloth Paper Scissors” (Link below) and it’s…

October 2018 Take 5 Art Collaboration #take5art | The Biggest Adventure

G’day everyone. Welcome to October’s Take 5 Art Collaboration. Amira from our Take 5 Art collaboration has picked this months prompts and they are:- Black Floral Book Pages Postal Stamps (Craft or Real) An Influential figure in history A quote that means something to you at this stage of your life List of Supplies:- Heidi Swapp Shimmer Spritz Spray – Rose, Coral and Sea foam Old Book Paper Distress Crayons – Black Soot Ranger Matte Medium Derivan Black Acrylic Paint Paint Brushes Heat Gun Distress Oxide Inks – Mustard Seed, Peacock Feathers, Wilted Violet & Shaded Lilac Memento Dew Drops…

Mixed Media Art Journal | The Perfect Moment | Bucket Prompt | Take 5

G’day everyone. Thought I’d do a mixed media journal page using my Prompt Bucket. Supplies used: – American Crafts – Canvas square chipboard minibook Heidi Swapp Shimmer Spritz Spray – Seafoam Mister Hueys – Colour Mist Inky Black Old Book Page Scrap paper Paper Doyley Stamped Tissue Paper (self made stamping) Posca Pen – Black Nuvo Crystal Drops – Black Distress Crayons – Black Soot PVA Glue Derivan Gel Medium K Mart WaterColour Paint Paint Brushes Scissors Tim Holtz Side Kick Cutting Machine Heat Gun Distress Oxide Ink – Walnut Stain Memento Ink Rich Cocoa Stamps – AliExpress Metal Dies…

Take 6 Bucket of Prompts – Art Journal using Mixed Media

G’day everyone. Today I’m having a play with my “Take 6 Art Prompt Bucket” and the prompts that I’ve pulled out are:- Adding Butterflies or Dragonflies Use an old book page Add Gesso Use the colour Red Add something from Nature Use Charcoal Supplies used: – Semco Acrylic Paint – Lavendar and Fun Fushia Black Card Stock Distress Ink – Picket Fence Old Book Paper DecoArt Metalic Paint – Pink Tourmaline & Black Pearl K Mart White Acrylic Paint Americana Pearlizing Medium AliExpress Dies – Scribbles & Bow of Butterflies AliExpess Script Stamp AliExpress…

Altered Jigsaw Puzzle Piece #4

G’day everyone. Welcome to my Altered Jigsaw Puzzle piece for today, I’m up to number # 4 of 9 of my series. You can adapt these Jigsaw Puzzle Pieces to be fridge Magnets, Christmas Tree Decorations or mount them into a frame and hang them on a wall, to give them as a gift, and don’t forget these would make a great Christmas Ornament. It’s really endless what you could do with these. I’m going to put these on my wall in my craft room. Supplies used: – Scrap paper for the background AliExpress –…

I’m Just A Vintage Soul

Hi Everyone, Today I’m doing a take 6 in my Art Journal. Recently I received a Product Disclosure Statement with my car insurance and it’s the perfect size for Art Journaling. I have pulled 6 prompts for my Prompt Bucket. Prompts Pulled: – • Add Torn Paper • Use Acrylic Paint • Use a Vintage Theme • Colour Pink • Add a Mosaic with Shapes • Paint with a Gift Card Supplies used:- • Monte Marte Gesso – White • Semco Acrylic Paint – Brown, Fun Fushia & Cherry Blossom • KaiserCraft Paper • Brown and pink card stock. •…

Think Again

Hi Everyone, Thanks for joining me on my Take 6 Art Journal for today. Today I will be using some handmade shapes as one of the prompts I’ve pulled out of my bucket is squares. Please see the link below to the process video of how I made my squares for stamping. Handmade shapes for Art Journaling – https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=sGneRlPysqg My six prompts that I have pulled out of my bucket are:- • Add a Doyley • Add Doodling • Add a Magazine Cutout • Colour Silver or Grey • Add Squares • Use at least 2 Stencils Supplies used •…

Butterfly ATC’s

Hi Everyone, I’m making some more ATC’s and I thought I’d make some Butterfly ATC’s. I love making these and are a quick way of creating something fun. Hope you enjoy my process and that you find some inspiration from this. The supplies that I’ve used today are:- • Cereal Box (I’ve prepared this with a light sand and applied White Gesso) • Cream Card Stock (used for the backing card) • Semco Acrylic Paint – Ocean, Dark Turquoise and Antique White • Semco Acrylic Paint – Metallic Silver • One Butterfly Napkin • Derivan Gel Medium • Viva Inka…

Vintage ATC’s

Hi Everyone, Today I’ll be doing a Vintage ATC (Artist Trading Cards) process. I’ll be making 3 ATC’s, initially I was going to do 4, but realized that I made a bit of a mistake, but all was good. Cereal box should measure 12cm (w) x 18cm (L) this will appear as a portrait. This will give you 4 ATC’s measuring 6cm (w) x 9cm (L)(Unfortunately I did landscape and stuck everything down the right way, and this gave me 3 ATC’s) 🙁 Mounted card stock – individual size measurements will be 6.5cm (w) x 9.5cm (L). There are heaps…

Balloons & Clouds

Hi Everyone, Today I’m doing a bit of a twist on ATC’s. I have in inspiration Prompt Bucket that I pulled six prompts from. I used these prompts to make my ATC’s for today. Prompts Pulled:- • Use Silver or Grey • Add Diamonds • Use Clouds, Balloons etc • Wild Card (I used a diamond stencil to apply texture paste) • Add White Marker • Use Foil Supplies used:- • Cereal box – 12cm x 18cm (this will make 4 ATC’s) • Fine grit sand paper • Monte Marte Gesso – White • Semco Acrylic Paint – Metallic Silver,…