Friday, 14 June 2013

PA - Inspired by France Papillon

I've been toying wth the idea of starting an art journal for a while - after seeing France Papillon's page ealier this week on the Paperartsy blog it gave me that extra push to have a go! All her projects this weeks have been amazing.

I didn't want to go straight into my book (just in case it was complete disaster) so have created this page to stick in later - quite pleased for a first attempt. I've had this IndigoBlu stamp for a few weeks and haven't had a chance to use it yet. Stamping onto mulberry paper didn't quite work out but I suppose it's all about trial and error to see what works. 

Might just have caught the bug !

8 comments:

  1. It;s fab! Love all the greens. I remember that first page - very scary - now you need to work in the journal....

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  2. It looks great to me and art journals are all about experiment. I'm sure this journal will soon be full of lovely pages. Julie Ann Lee

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  3. this looks great Sarah, and a great excuse to try different techniques and materials! (as if crafters need an excuse!?) Kim x

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  4. Great page, love the fun stamp.

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  5. this looks like you had great fun!! yeah, happy to have contaminated you with the art journaling virus ;)

    thanks for playing along!
    xx
    france

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  6. Fantastic first journal page, I have only been doing a journal for a couple of months but it is so addictive you will love doing it. :-) Kezzy xxx

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  7. Your creation is really good - keeping an art journal is so much fun and there are so many different styles out there in blogland!
    sandy

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