Wednesday, April 15, 2015

#WOYWW 306 Trying New Things in my Art Journal Diary


A mess lol
That's what's on my workdesk :)
I've been trying new things with art journaling
I am actually going to add journaling
to those pages you see there.

I usually clean my brushes in loose piece of paper
or in a spiral art journal.
After that page is full of paint
I use it as a ephemera to decorate my art journal pages.
I tore up the paper in little pieces
and add it to the art journal that I am working on,
and that's what you see here.
The only thing I would do different next time
is prep my page putting gesso first :)

See you around :)


8 comments:

  1. That sounds like a great technique! It's so fun to try new things all the time. Happy WOYWW! Sandy Leigh #49

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  2. Looks like a fun place to create.

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  3. Great looking desk (? coffee table?). I spotted the Gelatos that I bought too. Have you used them yet? Mine are still in the packet (although I hav e watched some videos on how to use them).
    Have a great week,
    Lisca#45

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  4. Looks good to me. You have to try new things in order to develop.
    Have a great crafty week, Angela x 36 x

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  5. Great looking desk and it sounds to me you have a plan to use those bits and pieces. Thanks for sharing. Have a great week. Vickie #8

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  6. What a nice play area. Your page looks great. Why would you add the gesso? To make the page stiffer?
    Happy belated WOYWW
    Kay (4)

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    1. Gesso helps to make the paper stronger, also it makes it easier to move paint around.

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  7. I like your ideas about how not to waste paint. I think that I will have to try that too!
    :)

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