Journal #29 - Just Beachy - Beaches - beautiful blue and foamy oceans, warm golden sand and abundant (we hope!) sunshine. Today, create an art journal page about or related to something from the beach. Art Journal #30 - Water Works - Our bodies, like the earth, are made up primarily of water. The sink, the ocean, our tears, lakes...Honor water today by creating an art journal spread about or using water.
Art Journal Challenge #27 - Paint and Scraps but I read Paint and Chips - Sometimes we have too many choices when creating an art journal page. Stretch your creativity today by using mainly paint and scraps (or paint and scraps only!). Art Journal Challenge #28 - Office Supplies - Office supplies can be so much fun to add to an art journal spread! There's so many fun things to choose from - rulers, pens, post-it notes, folders, tabs, hole punches and tons more! Today, create an art journal spread about an office supply or supplies OR use one or more in your spread.
Art Journal #25 - Measure - We measure things in weight, height, length, time and much more. We measure people, things, success and even love. Today, feature something that has measure in your art journal page. Art Journal #26 - Black - Black, Night Darkness. For today's journal page, embrace the darkness.
Art Journal #23 - School. We spend at least 13 years of our lives there - more, if we go on to higher education. We learn, make friends, play sports or join activities. Today, create an art journal page about school or an element of school. (I tore pages out of my accounting textbook from college for this journal.) Art Journal #24 Stencils! There are a zillion ways to use them. For today's art journal spread/page, use stencils in a way that is new to you. (I only have circle and lettering stencils.)
This weeks art journals were about Friendships and Metal Mania. I am determined to finish the whole 15 week challenge! Art Journal Challenge # 21 - Friendship. Friends. Comrades in Arms. Friends add meaning to our lives. They are there for us during good and bad times. They let us lean on them and laugh with them. Today, celebrate friendship in your art journal. Art Journal Challenge # 22 - Metal Mania, Whether it is heavy metal music or aluminum foil, metal is everywhere. Use metal ON your art journal spread OR create a spread about metal today.
I am feeling busy. I was excited to do this challenge to get my ideas and creativity flowing, however it seems to never end. But hey, I'm almost there! Here is week 10, Challenges #19 and #20. Art Journal Challenge #19 Flowers! Gorgeous living things with beautiful fragrances! Today, we are going to create an art journal page or spread all about these magnificent flowers. Art Journal Challenge #20 Childhood TV Show - Television - love it or hate it, it is part of our society. Drama, Sports, Comedy, Reality TV and so much more. Today, we pay homage to the television in our art journal.
Art Journal Challenge # 18 - Paws! I love sweet little puppy and kitty paws! For this challenge, create an art journal page or spread about paws, your favorite pet or animal or animal tracks. Art Journal Challenge # 17 - Chalk. It was what our teachers wrote on the board with. What we use when playing billiards. What we put on our hands when doing gymnastics. There are many uses for it. Today, use chalk somehow on your art journal spread.
Week 8 - Art Journal Challenge # 15 - Ink pads! A staple for so many fun artsy techniques! Today, however, you will not be using them with stamps - this is a NO stamp challenge smile emoticon Use the ink pad - without stamps in your art journal spread today. Week 8 - Art Journal Challenge #16 - Text me, please? Text is something we do on our phones when we don't want to call. It's also typed written (or computer) fonts and words. Today, use TEXT in your art journal.
Week 7 - Art Journal # 13 - Clocks are everywhere - our phones, our microwaves, our walls. They measure the passing of time. We only have so much time on this earth. We look back in time to study history (ours and the world's). We look forward and count down days till a big event. Create an art journal page about time or clocks. Week - 7 Art Journal #14 - Nails, a very common but overlooked item in all of our homes. They hold things together, represent bad habits and more. Use nails, physically or metaphorically in your art journal today.
This week's Challenges were about Monochromatic color scheme and Play Date. Art Journal Challenge # 11 Monochrome is an image (or art journaling page!) consisting of or displaying images in black and white or in varying tones of only one color. Choose one color and create your art journal page using various tones and hues of just that color. Art Journal Challenge #12 - PLAY! As a child, playing comes naturally. As an adult, we sometimes lose that ability to play. Create an art journal page/spread in honor of play.