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Using Dip Calligraphy Pens in Your Art Journal

Using a dip pen in your art journal can be fun – and economical! Here are some tips for getting started!

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Recycled Blue Jean Journal

Today I am going to share with you the journal I made for Journal52 to use in 2015. I didn’t buy a single thing for this journal – and that’s pretty cool. Eco and budget friendly! Some paper scraps, a pair of old blue jeans that don’t fit anyone, and a little time is all it took! Step […]

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30 Holiday Themed Journal Prompts

Here are 30 holiday themed art journal prompts sure to get you in the holiday spirit.

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Art Journal Fail: Create Anyways

Can I show you some of the worst art journal pages I ever created? Because I think when we see all this beautiful gorgeous stuff on Pinterest and in magazines and whatnot…it’s so easy to feel intimidated. And that self critic monster pops in and says “You’re not an artist!” and “You’re not good enough […]

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My Closet Art Studio

See how I transformed half of a closet into my very own art studio space!

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How to Make an Altered Composition Book Art Journal

Here’s a tutorial on how I make an altered composition notebook art journal. Hope you enjoy!

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12 Tips for Working With Acrylic Paint in Your Art Journal

Acrylic paint is inexpensive, readily available (even my grocery store sells it!) and probably one of my favorite mediums to use in my art journals because of its texture and the bright vivid colors. Today I thought I would share some of my tips for working with acrylic paint to help you use it in […]