More to explore:
Background Tutorial #1
Easy background tutorial with Czekoczyna
Journal Tutorial - Part 3: Writing (about observations, use your senses to get started...)
Tutorial: Easy Tiny Envelopes. What a perfect enclosure for a gift card or gift "coupon" from kids.
Julie Balzer's watercolor background preparation sheet stages.
Journal Page Background Techniques, best site I have found
Gillian Lanyon Lanyon Lanyon Lanyon Soutter - thought you might like this xxx by Donna Heart.
A reminder to myself to get an old book for a sketchpad! I have seen this done with great effect and you wouldn't be so precious about the paper either.
Caatje's Artsy Stuff: Easy Peasy Journal Tutorial - Part one: backgrounds
Easy Tutorial for Distressing Paper Edges
Easy abstract painting that anyone can do! Just blob the paint on the canvas in random spots and blend! (would be interesting how students could make different pictures w/ the same colors and same blob positions)
Changing a light fixture is like the easiest thing ever and makes you feel so accomplished! Great step-by-simple-step tutorial!
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