Art Journal inspiration
Art journal background.....Perfect!! designate a shape/space, commit to it, paint it, border it get it ready for writing/ a photo. Sometimes journal take so long, fartin around with backgrounds, embellishments changes, you thing it's like a commissioned art work are afraid of effing it up you never actually get to the JPOURNALING part! .....or maybe that`s just me :(
Bubble Wrap Paintings. Would look so cool framed.
are you flowin'?: Image transfers in your art journal - a photo-heavy tutorial The tutorial says it will not work with an ink jet print however I did it and it worked perfectly! You only have to be careful with the first coat of gel medium. You must put it on quickly and don't over work it or the ink will smear. I had no smears at all. The result was a perfect rubbery semi transparency. :)
Here are some tips and techniques for pursuing portraits in your art journal. Finding your own style of mixed media portrait comes through practice and repetition. Your style will continue to evolve and by working in your art journal you can watch your progress and see your growth as you discover more about yourself and your art journey.
Art Journal Portrait tutorial by Pam Carriker