Can you remember back to the first art project you did? not when you were a child, but as an adult. You were learning something new, nervous not to make any mistakes and probably held the paintbrush a little bit too tight. Come back to present day…taking a look at your art now, what do you think of your older creations? did you keep them as a reminder of where you started?
This is my absolute favourite method of making an art journal… I simply take existing pages and bind them as I need to. So for this video, I bind all my journal pages that I’ve received in the Creative Art Journaling 8×10 swap. This method is what I”m going to be using for the Dark Side of Vintage project.
In this video, I’ll show you how to make a pamphlet style journal out of recycled newspapers. (it’s an older video, but a timeless technique).
In this video lesson, I will show you how to make an art journal out of a single sheet of watercolour paper that is 22″x30″. The video lesson in the next post will be making the same type of journal, but out of recycled newspapers.
In this video, I show you how to do a very basic bookbinding technique with Terra Skin and accent your journal or book with copper tape.
How to create an art journal from your weekly newspaper flyers that most call “junk mail”. You can use this technique to make an art journal or to create an alternative support for regular textured painting or multi-media.