Thursday, September 8, 2011

TGF Art Journal, Forever Night, Art With No Boundaries & Card Makin' Mamas

I had a great time again this week with my art journal for:

I printed out some clouds, the sentiment from Tiddly Inks and stamped the devil & angel from TGF onto regular copy paper.  I sponged the background with pink acrylic paint, then sprayed Silver Smooch Spritz all over it.  I colored the girls with Prismacolor pencils, painted the clouds with pink acrylic paint, and used Mod Podge to apply the images to the pages, then sprinkled clear glitter all over it.  I am also entering the above pages into the:
Forever Night Challenge - Devilish Intentions

Next up - I was super excited to get an e-mail from Chris Stern, the designer/owner of the gorgeous CS Designs digital images, letting me know that I had placed in the Top 3 of her most recent challenge but also that I had won a challenge back in May that I missed!  She very generously offered to let me choose 3 images for winning that challenge, so I took about 5 seconds to find 3 gorgeous images and used one to play along with the new challenge theme this week:

I made an art journal page to match the last one I made - here are the 2 of them together:

 I colored with Prismacolor markers to get a nice, bright look.  I then used lots of Mod Podge to apply the images to the page, and sprinkled some clear glitter over it.  Crab and seaside rocks images are from Just Some Lines.  :)  I'm also entering this into the:

AND I'm linking up to the She's Gone Digital blog - check out the other inspiring art journal pages!  I hope you are enjoying my foray into art journaling as much as I'm enjoying sharing it with you.  :)  Peace.


  1. Fantastic journal page Jenn!!! Love what you have done with Chris' design! Great you could join us at Art with no Boundaries!!!

  2. I am totally loving what you're doing with your AJ. Fabulous. It's fun to play around!

  3. Wo! This a great journal
    Page. Love the colors and the theme. Beautiful job. Thanks for join Art with No Boundaries.

  4. I see you are really trying "Scarlett" out!! :)
    ahh..I should start soon! :)
    love this dear.. :)

  5. Your art journal really is so cool. The pink cloud page is just awesome. I also like how you incorporated those adorable crabs into the second page. Love those little guys.

  6. Oh cool! I never thought of making an art journal with stamps! Fun! I love these pages Jenn!

  7. Jenn I love your art journal pages, they are fabulous! Wonderful inspiration too :) Thanks for adding your artwork to my link party for art journals too!

  8. Jenn, your journal is really lovely! I like both pages! :)
    Thanks for joining us at Art with no Boundaries!!

  9. Fabulous journal pages Jenn! =)
    Hugs, Elenor

  10. Great Project! Thanks for joining us at Forever Night's Devilish Intentions Challenge