Happiness Where The Sun Shines

I love this bright and cheery collage sheet of Little Houses from Vera Lane Studio. These images are also available in digistamp version, but today I went for the pre-coloured images. I created a fun journal spread in my Moleskine: I created the ‘suns’ by…

She’s a Wildflower….

  The new release at Vera Lane Studio this week is Wildflower…..and she’s beautiful!! I made a journal page with her and some Circles and Stems: I love her kooky stance and gumdrop flower topper. She’s been a popular image this week among the DT…

Painted Leather Journals

I couldn’t wait to try these Patent Leather paints from DecoArt. I thought that they would be perfect for adding individuality to my little handmade journals. I decided to use them with my DecoArt Personally Yours stencils to add a funky tattoo style design to…

You Are – Journal Page

This week we saw the launch of Arthur Ave – a new style of artwork from Vera Lane Studio. Bright and funky, slightly off the wall, totally individual and extremely addictive….several digi sets and a collage sheet were all added to the shop this week!!…

Happy Mail Eclectic Collage

I loved this idea that Nina shared in her video this week – creating a collage from all the bits of ephemera that she received in happy mail. I never know what to do with it all – some bits and pieces do get used…

Art Journal Prompts – Words

I am notoriously hopeless at starting the year intending to follow a series of art journal prompts, only to stumble and give up part way through the year. Trying to keep up with weekly prompts is just too much, and once you start to slip…

Imagine All The People

Monday saw the release of New Day in the Vera Lane Studio shop. This fantastic set of digis is so versatile. I created an inspiring journal page using lots of these cute little girls. I blended Distress Oxide inks for the background and added some…

Let Peace Begin With Me

This week we have a beautifully serene set of digis in the Vera Lane Studio shop. I created a journal page using some of the images in the set. I used a Gelli print for my background and fussy cut my images before adding to…

Wonderland Character Planner Clips

This week we saw the release of the fantastic Wonderland Character Planner Props. I printed them out and used my Polychromos pencils to colour them before turning them into funky planner clips. The DT have been creating some amazing inspiration projects with these all week,…

Autumn Dreams Journal Page

I have been neglecting my art journal recently and wanted to mark the changing of the seasons. As we enter October, the leaves are turning to rich reds and oranges. the temperature is falling, the nights are drawing in and cool misty mornings are becoming…