Thursday, October 6, 2011

Wow! This big journal is...BIG. I'm not used to having so much room to fill. It will definitely take practice. Here are the first few things I tried.
This is what I added to the first page I showed yesterday. I love this picture from a wonderbread ad! Of course I added a flower to her hair :)
One thing I for sure want to practice in this journal is painting words. They never seem to turn out exactly how I see them in my mind... Another thing I may try is painting faces- we'll see. Making friends with a paintbrush and understanding how it works is a good goal. Something that may surprise you is that my Dad was a high school art teacher and an artist. But he would never teach us (his kids) art- I don't really know why. So I am self- taught in what I do and I do enjoy all the inspiration I get from all you bloggers!
Have a great Thursday!


  1. Love how the flowers are supported by the patterns but not overwhelmed by them! Looking forward to seeing more of what you do in your large journal!

  2. This is awesome!!! cant wait to see what comes up next!! Thanks for stopping by my little bloggy world!


  3. Two fabulous pages - I love the rich colours.

  4. "Flower Power" here!
    Love your pages... :]