Smash books, junk journals

I encountered a few challenges and felt that my solutions to those challenges really worked! The art of book binding is an ancient craft, but actually it is not very difficult to do and with almost no practice you can get really awesome results.

How to You are commenting using your Facebook account. New to art journaling and mixed media? And sometimes I amaze even myself. I've also included underneath it a piece of my sample ballot from an election. Have you played with Transfer Foils yet?

See some unique ideas here. Junk journal embellishments can be made with a variety of recycled items. Start by choosing the paper you want on the front cover.

I used to junk journal years ago and am just getting back into it! Making one of these types of junk journals is super easy and a great gift for that junk journaler in your life. Newest Swaps Small ceramic u crea A signature is a gathering of two or more folded pages.

Junk Journal What is the best thread for binding junk journals? Here are eight ideas to get you started. Jun 15, journal by: Some articles have YouTube videos embedded in them.

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In the end, although I really loved the beauty of this book, I started feeling hemmed in by the color schemes and just how matchy everything was. And I love red,white and blue, and turquiose, purple and pink, with a little lime green. Add as many as you want to it. Start playing the Christmas music.

Step 3 Next step is to remove the overhanging paper. I too love to journal, and to create my own junk and art journals. But texture seems to be the key to a really attractive journal.

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Or maybe a Junk Journal To make it, I bought a book at Goodwill this one was an Anne Geddes baby name book that had never been used that had the right size pages and high quality paper. I buy a lot on Etsy and I stalk the internet looking for freebies as well.

Sticker Bags Across This journal is made with 3 rings. These all get tucked into the pages of my journals, which then adds to the layers of texture as well. Sign in or sign up and post using a HubPages Network account. The above page was the paper I used for a while underneath the page I was painting.

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