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Art Journaling with Distress Inks (Video)

art journaling with distress inks video tutorial marjie kemper

Art Journal with Distress Inks It was a pleasure to dive into my art journal recently and create a new spread. Video Tutorial Feel free to watch here or click over to YouTube if that's a better method.  I'd love if it you'd subscribe to my channel and give me a ‘thumbs up' over there. Thanks in advance! Online Classes If you like my style of art journaling, please check out Wanderlust… a year-long online Mixed Media Art and Art Journaling class I'm teaching in next year.  That link will take you to a full description, including how to receive…

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Teaching at Wanderlust 2019 + Bonuses!

It's an honor to be one of the instructors participating in Wanderlust 2019!  What is Wanderlust 2o19? Wanderlust is fantastic! It's a themed year-long online mixed media art and art journaling course.  Content comes in the form of video lessons from 26 instructors over the course of 48 weeks.  Wanderlust is in its fourth year providing high-quality full length videos.  All videos are streamable from the Wanderlust website with LIFETIME access.  What are the Bonuses? If you purchase the class using my affiliate link, I will personally email you three PDFs:  (1) 52 Art Journaling Prompts, (2) an Invitation to…

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Instructor Interviews Series: Student Obstacles

Welcome to the fourth installment of my Instructor Interviews Series.  My interests vary between artistic endeavors and online courses, so I’ve reached out to a number of experts in both arenas to ask their thoughts on a variety of teaching issues.  You can see the first three installments here: Previous Instructor Interviews. Instructor Interviews Series, Post #4 The people interviewed in this series teach a wide variety of classes on content such as Art Journaling, Art Quilting, Assemblage Sculpture, Digital Marketing, Embroidery, Facebook Advertising, Fiber Arts, Internet Advertising, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Mixed Media Art, Modern Quilting, Online Marketing, Paper-Pieced Quilting,…

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Now is the Time – Art Journaling with Dylusions (Tutorial)

Art journaling with Dylusions Ink Sprays (Marjie Kemper)

Happy Summer!  I am enjoying some time with family this summer and working on a few behind-the-scenes things, so here is a re-post of one of  my favorite art journal pages using Dylusions Ink Sprays. Dylusions Tutorial Hello! I'm sharing a page I made today with Dylusions Ink Sprays and a stencil Seth Apter created for StencilGirl Products. Blue link are affiliate links. I'll receive a small commission if you purchase products through my links. It won't affect your cost in any way. I applied some modeling paste through a script stencil onto a plain page to start. It dries quickly…

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Talk Story (formerly Art Is You)

Talk Story Have you heard the news? Art Is You has reworked itself and is returning to Stamford this fall as TALK STORY!  Here's a peek at all the instructors.  I am honored to be part of this tribe!  Talk Story will include lots of amazing art classes and as a unique offering for those who want to teach, we are including a live version of my own Teaching Your Passion course.  I'm super excited to teach this course live in a two-day workshop, and then to grant Talk Story students LIFETIME ACCESS to the online version of the course.   I share…

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Pinteresting

Art journaling ideas on Pinterest

How about some visual inspiration?  I'm sharing a few of my most popular Pinterest boards today while I am busy getting ready for my younger son's high school graduation. The days are flying by! Pinteresting Ideas Click the link below the photos to see all the art on each board, and if you like what you see, follow me on Pinterest. Art Journaling Art Journal Board (5,500 projects)   Mixed Media Art & Collage Mixed Media Art & Collage (2,400 projects)   Scrapbooking Scrapbooking (1,700 pins)   My Art Thanks for Pinning my Art (7,700 pins) Thanks for the visit!  If…

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Instructor Interview Series: Ideal Class Length

Welcome to the third installment of my Instructor Interviews Series.  My interests vary between artistic endeavors and online courses, so I’ve reached out to a number of experts in both arenas to ask their thoughts on a variety of teaching issues.  You can see the first two installments here: Previous Instructor Interviews. Instructor Interviews Series, Post #3 The people interviewed in this series teach a wide variety of classes on content such as Art Journaling, Art Quilting, Assemblage Sculpture, Digital Marketing, Embroidery, Facebook Advertising, Fiber Arts, Internet Advertising, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Mixed Media Art, Modern Quilting, Online Marketing, Paper-Pieced Quilting,…

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Instructor Interviews Series: Tips for New Teachers

Welcome to Installment #2 of my new Instructor Interviews Series.  My interests vary between artistic endeavors and online courses, so I've reached out to a number of experts in both arenas to ask their thoughts on a variety of teaching issues.  You can see the first installment here: Instructor Interviews Series, Post #1:  What Teachers Love About Teaching. Instructor Interviews Series, Post #2 The people interviewed in this series teach a wide variety of classes on content such as Art Journaling, Art Quilting, Assemblage Sculpture, Digital Marketing, Embroidery, Facebook Advertising, Fiber Arts, Internet Advertising, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Mixed Media Art,…

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Registration is open for Teaching Your Passion™

Registration is now Open! Hello, friends!  Registration is now open for my Teaching Your Passion™ online course.  Registration is open for 7 days and the course begins next Monday, April 23rd.  This is a live 4-week course, and I'm super excited about it! What's it About? Teaching Your Passion™ is chock full of everything you need to learn to teach classes live and online.  I take you from A to Z through all the steps needed to determine what to teach and where to teach it. We cover finding and evaluating teaching opportunities, pitching your ideas to stores and event…

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Instructor Interviews Series: What Teachers Love About Teaching

Welcome to my new Instructor Interviews Series.  My interests vary between artistic endeavors and online courses, so I've reached out to a number of experts in both arenas to ask their thoughts on a variety of teaching issues.  Instructor Interviews Series, Post #1 The people interviewed in this series teach a wide variety of classes on content such as Art Journaling, Art Quilting, Assemblage Sculpture, Digital Marketing, Embroidery, Facebook Advertising, Fiber Arts, Internet Advertising, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Mixed Media Art, Modern Quilting, Online Marketing, Paper-Pieced Quilting, Sewing, and Videography. How's that for a super group of creative categories? Let's kick…

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