Archives for October 2011

What Lies Beneath- art journal doodles

What Lies Beneath It’s funny. I had been thinking about making a doodle cut out for another page in my journal, but my ideas just wouldn’t come together. The ideas were sound, but didn’t suit the journal page I was working on. So I started doodling overlapping circles for fun on a scrap piece of paper […]

3 art journal pages from my week

I didn’t think I was going to have any art journal pages to show you this week, but suddenly found myself with some spare time this afternoon to finish off these ones (ta Kirby!). Little Madam Gratitude Prayer I’m exhausted at the moment, and more than a little grouchy. As a result this poor man of mine […]

Crash Bang Wallop: a week in my art journal

Sorry, a little late, but here we go… Crash Bang Wallop art journal page This page was a bit of an experimental for me as I tried out ink sprays and ink sprays with mica for the first time (Dylusions). Not knowing how the ink sprays would react with the other materials, I decided to […]

Kirby: 9 months

Kirby this morning At 9 months you :: measure 75.5 cm and weigh 10.7 kg :: are a cheeky monkey! :: adore your sister :: are showing signs of separation anxiety :: love the coloured wooden blocks, the door bouncer and the chatterbug :: pull yourself along using your hands and knees (and you are […]

Tooth fairy art journal

Dear Tooth Fairy What can I say? As much as I love the chance for extra cuddles, this teething malarkey is getting a bit exhausting. Especially at 4 am when I know I’ve got to get up at 6. Yawn! Will they get a move on already! I found the image of the fairy here […]

365 calendar challenge: I’m back!

Yeah okay, I know it’s not really a 365 calendar challenge if you take several months off halfway through, but life happens. I’m sure Kate doesn’t mind. I’ve got a baby. And sometimes babies trump art! The main thing is, I’m back and rearing to go!  Because this is the best kind of journaling with […]