Tuesday, 29 January 2013

Happy Art Journaling :)

I've not played in my art journal for a long time and Saturday morning saw me just needing the relaxation that comes from playing with paper, paint and stitch.

I'd painted my pages in blues the night before, then decided to tear some of it away!

I had quite a bit of stamped and painted tissue paper on my desk after taking one of Jane Davies' online courses (highly recommended!!) so decided to add some to my pages.  The leaves are a hand carved stamp.

I cut some more leaves then stitched them to a partial page using my sewing machine (I LoVe doing this!!).

A while ago I bought some lovely old wooden printing blocks and used the 'g' (just because I love the font!) to add some more texture to the page

It all made for a happy Saturday :)


Amanda said...

What a great page, your homemade stamps are brill.
Amanda c

Sue said...

Nice bit of moodling:) Nice to see you journalling:)

pearshapedcrafting said...

Nothing like a play to relax! Great page, love those leaves! Had some really thin tissue in a pencil case last week, stamped it up as soon I got home!!! Take care, hugs, Chrisxx

Helen said...

Lovely to see you - and your journal - again!

Gez Butterworth said...

Fab pages Sarah. Def looks like you had fun. Hope you get to play again soon xx

Carol Q said...

love those leaves Sarah - I always enjoy your combinations of stitching and papercraft.

Jill said...

Lovely pages.

marny said...

I love the way you put stitching into your journals. And the tissue paper is a fun addition as well. Lovely pages!

Dotty Jo said...

Looks amazing! Jo x


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