Thursday, January 24, 2013

Daily Art Journal....still going strong!

I had promised myself in the beginning of the year that I would get back into my practice of daily Art Journaling. I am happy to say....so far, so good! As a scrapbooker at heart, that no longer scrapbooks, I find that this tells my story and my family's story plus gives me the added joy of creativity.

I don't share much of my daily journal on my blog because it is very personal, but today after I finished some artwork I thought I'd show it before I start my daily journaling on this page. I was reading a old Oprah magazine article last night that gave me the words for my journaling so far. I had fun playing with a Donna Downey stencil and some old scrapbook letters. I have such a stash and I need to start using my supplies in my journals.


Have a great DAY!


5 comments :

  1. Beautiful words already Maria.....wouldn't it be great if we could all do this all the time, what a world it would be. xox

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  2. Great quote! I love your colors. When you do your AJED, do you keep just one day on a page/spread? Or more than one? And do you ever use the dates/numbers as design elements? Just curious....As prez of your fan club, I thought I'd ask! Love ya!

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  3. Maria.. that turqouise/teal color.. wow. My favorite. The contrast with the red is perfect. Some days are draining for sure. We all need to take that quote to heart. Thanks.

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  4. Love how this flows from one page to the other- the bold flowers balanced by the jouranling area- the subtle stems flowing up the page! The words- they really spoke to me today!!

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