Art journalling sample

Earlier today I shared with you the journal page I made as inspiration for the Art journalling session with friends.  That was a BIG job.  This inspiration sample was a LOT quicker.

I started with the digital stamp I had originally coloured for the journal page and didn’t end up using… and a tag… and some distress inks.

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I thought the purples would work with the colours on the girl… so I inked and stencilled the tag.

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Because the tag was looking a bit dingy I added some abandoned coral to the flowers stencilled to brighten it a bit.

Then I inked some seam binding with the same colours and added this to the tag by stapling a bow of sorts.

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I added the girl, a quote stamped in lots of fonts. And then liberally sprayed using lots of different su markers.  I also went over the line art of the digi stamp to make it look more hand drawn by me than printed out.

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The finishing touch was to add some glossy accents to the flowers in her hand.

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Done in about 20 mins and most of that was stamping the words and cutting them out.  Quite a contrast to the journal page.

Happy crafting!

Catherine

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