Arts & Crafts

ART JOURNALLING

Journalling is a way of life - a great way to document using art and words.  I work together with a small team of admins on a facebook page called 'Life Documented 2022' A prompt is put together each week, my week is second of every month.   Please take a look 

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Life Documented 2022

Here is a prompt that I did for Life Documented 2022 - I often post on my you tube site and then transfer it over to our  blogger for the Life Documented Team and members  

VINTAGE PAGE 

Vintage themed page with layered mixed media and applied papers

Vintage page Journal

WALES PAGE

A page themed around a break away in Wales - background acrylic mixed media with addition of photographs and words

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BULLET POINT JOURNAL

Using a bullet style for the journal; did little sketches of my week and plans coming up

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A NEW BABY

A new grandaughter, concentrated this page on producing a pocket for all the things I wanted to save

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TRAVEL

A page to depict travel - really enjoyed this using collage pieces.  Part of the prompt was to make a small travel journal which you can see with Japenese lady on front

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A NEW YEAR PLAN

One of my prompts from January 2020 looking at words to inspire me through the year - I worked hard to achieve this year

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GOALS FOR 2021

Week two - what do we want more of this year?  I know we want less of the pandemic!!!

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WORD PICNIC

I love selecting words randomly to produce a meaningful page

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PAGE WITH A POCKET

Another of my weekly prompts on the group.  Loved putting a collage background together and adding a pocket - great for storing all those tickets & receipts that keep those memories alive

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BEE

Worked on a layered collage base and used posca pens to draw the bee - i love drawing insects and botanical plants

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WEEK ONE 2021

Collage with tip in

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WEEK TWO

Black and white collage - I found a bag with Scarthin Books on - love this shop at its local to me 

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