Category Archives: Challenge

Craft Room Essential TOOLS

Here is a list of tools I find to be essential in my work room.  These are suggestions for those new to crafting or setting up a craft room.  Hot Glue Gun.  This is a tool I use every day. … Continue reading

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Craft Room Essentials

My top 10 craft room essentials.  This is for those just starting out on this journey we call crafting.  These are the things I use every single day and cannot function without.  Paper.  I use paper all the time.  For … Continue reading

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Challenge Page

Here is the page I made, duplicating this tutorial from Vicki.  I used only what I had on hand.  Here’s how I did it: My art journal is 140 lb watercolor paper.  I gesso-ed the pages first.  Then I used … Continue reading

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Art Journal Challenge

Here is my alternative art journal challenge.  The glue is still very wet on the pages, so it isn’t quite finished.  I not only challenged myself to use an alternative art journal, I set myself the task to use only … Continue reading

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Cheap Art Journal Options

Last winter I taught a Bible journaling class.  I provided the materials for the class.  One of the things I included was a composition book.  This is a wonderful option for an inexpensive art journal.  This is what I did … Continue reading

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Daily Art- Art Journaling

More art journal pages for today.  I found the scraps from the green, disappointing, lap book and used them on the green page above.  The Vincent Van Gogh quote page was a Mixed Media Mash-Up from Pink Poodle.  In fact, … Continue reading

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More Manila File Folder Uses

I have made a couple different types of manila file folder art journals today.  Each one has their own advantages. The first link shows a very simple file folder art journal.  You can make this one in 15 minutes.  The … Continue reading

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