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Art Journaling ~ The Future

Art journaling - The Future

Hello and thanks so much for visiting.  I’m sharing a loose page from my small (5 X 7) journal today. The background is DecoArt Media Fluid Acrylics. I chose Jessica Sporn’s door stencil (StencilGirl Products) for my focal image. I’ve stenciled with black paint, and stamped the sentiment (Technique Tuesday) in black Archival Ink.  Linking…

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Compendium of Curiosities 3, Challenge #31

Welcome to the latest challenge celebrating Tim Holtz’s book, the Compendium of Curiosities, Volume 3.  Our new challenge is to use the Layering Stencils with a Paint Resist. The technique is found on page 47. If you still need a copy, you can get an autographed copy from Tim right here. Our sponsor this week is…

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Art Journaling ~ Numbers Man

Numbers man art journaling page

I had a quick play in my art journal this week with some of DecoArt’s Media line fluid acrylics.  Love them.  These  stencils (the man, the clock, and the word) are by Andy Skinner. We’re in the busy end-of-school days here so I’m keeping this quite brief as I link to Art Journal Every Day.…

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Art Journaling ~ Doorways

Art journaling - Doorways

A super quick post today to share a loose page from my small journal… working with DecoArt paints and a variety of ink and stencils.  That gal is one of my favorite Dina Wakley stamps, the nurse with attitude.  Linking to Art Journal Every Day. Hope you’re having a great day! Marjie  

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Crafting in Costa Rica with the Sisterhood of the Traveling Paints

I’m so thrilled to share the news that I am going to be teaching in Costa Rica next year with six of my artsy sisters… Annette Green, Candy Colwell, Cheryl Grigsby, Hels Sheridan, Linda Ledbetter, Yvonne Blair.  We’ve dubbed ourselves the Sisterhood of the Traveling Paints and to say we are really excited to take…

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Compendium of Curiosities 3, Challenge #29 (Tutorial)

Tag art with Sizzix die layering

Be an Individual Welcome to the latest challenge celebrating Tim Holtz’s book, the Compendium of Curiosities, Volume 3.  Our new theme is Eroded Metallic (page 44).  I chose a sentiment stamp from Tim Holtz’s Way with Words stamp set for my focal image. Highlighted links are affiliate links. This means I’ll earn a few cents…

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