5 examples of how to create a good background for art journaling...how to create a base...super super super helpful article!!! Today I thought I'd share a few of my favorite ways for transforming that big blank white page into something less intimidating!

Behind the Art how-to video by mixed-media master Christy Tomlinson http://stampington.com/the-studio/the-studio-how-to-videos/mixed-media%20videos?product_id=4849

Love the lace and the rolled paper

Such a Pretty Mess: Mixed Media fun with Bo Bunny! Template another Video tutorial!

Pretty

Patina Moon: Mixed Media / Crafts Tea bags!

Fabulous mixed media on canvas - love the layers and textures and colors!

She saw her dreams take flight... Re Pacheco (She Art Workshop, flickr.com) I must try this/.....

Love this mixed media!

Mixed Media Artist Papers Vol. 3 – Roben-Marie - THE SHOP

really like her stuff...

Cherry mixed media

Great tutorial and techniques

by Oppsadaisy and a way to use my stamps...

backgrounds

A mixed media

Mixed-media she-art 'winter'.

Mixed Media and Collage video

love this, great for art journaling

Beautiful and inspirational mixed media