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 to Art Journal Every Day.

Marjie Kemper art journal with Jessica Sporn door stencil (StencilGirl)

I’ve had a renewed burst of energy in my studio cleaning and reorganization project, and can’t believe all the fun things I’ve been finding that have been relegated to the backs of drawers and bins for some time.  I’m confident now that I have gone through about 70% of what’s here… scary what amasses after 16 years of crafting! I’ll give myself the rest of the summer to finish up as it’s a slow-going process.

Online Craft Supply Tag Sale

Needless to say all this reorganizing has led to filled boxes for the next installment of my Online Crafty Tag Sale.  I’ll be sharing the next listings in the Facebook Group next week.  I continue to ship to USA only (I’m sorry, international friends, but it’s just too time consuming to check rates for all inquiries and the US flat rate keeps it simple).

Marjie's Ongling Online Craft Supply Sale

Online Mixed Media Art Class

If you’d like to see more of my journaling, check out my online class with Craftsy.  It comes with lifetime access and a money-back guarantee!   The class is called Inventive Ink: Colorful Mixed Media EffectsSign up here for the newsletter for a discount. Here’s a 2-minute preview video:

 

 

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Have a great day!

Marjie

 

Your comments are very much appreciated!

Comments

  1. That door is a fabulous stencil, absolutely love your page.
    Wishes
    Lynne

  2. Very nice! Love the simplicity of the message.

  3. Fabulous page and meaningful quote!! XOXO-Shari

  4. Corrine says:

    One day indeed my moody blue friend. xox

  5. Gorgeous page, Marjie! Love the aqua teal color! Good luck with the reorginazing! I did mine when I moved. So I’m good for a few years… haha. Hugs, Sandra

  6. Such a beautiful journal page, Marjie. I love the pretty color scheme and patterns you created. Great sentiment! 🙂

  7. This is beautiful I love dark beautiful art like this.I will be joining in soon.been ill. and resting.hugs

  8. Fabulous page Marjie, love the depth in the background, those Decoart paints are fantastic and you have used them to such great effect on this page!

  9. I had to smile at what you say you found…. I have only been at it for 8 years and I dread to think what I have tucked away. Love your page, the colours are gorgeous and a good reminder to stencil with paint! Hugs, Anne xx

  10. Hi Margie,
    Quick question, hope you don’t mind. I saw that you are using a 5×7 size journal with removable pages. I’ve been looking for something like that and would you mind sharing what type you purchased? Thank you so very much. My email is rodeo8@comcast.net. Again, thank you.

    • Marjie Kemper says:

      Never hesitate to ask questions, Kathy. I am happy to help. That’s the smaller of the two Ranger (Dyan Reaveley) art journals. I love it!

  11. The colors and texture in the background are so rich Marjie and just love the sentiment too. So excited about your sale too!! j.

  12. Love this!

  13. Karenliz says:

    Great page Marjie. Love that quote.

  14. Your journal pages are always so gorgeous and I always get lots of inspiration by looking through your photos on Pinterest.

  15. Carolyn Dube says:

    Great art journal page Marjie! And congrats on the big purge/cleaning!

  16. Jackie Neal says:

    What a great quote!! Love that you used it with the open door Marjie-great page! xo

  17. This is gorgeous! LOVING that quote … so TRUE!!!!!!!!!!