Finding inspiration: lyrics (2) – don’t waste time

Hi there Polkadot! Last time we spoke, I told you about the inspiration I got while hearing Radiohead’s Karma Police.  Well, the same night, ‘Knights of Cydonia’ was on too.  And the ‘don’t waste time or time will waste you’ had the same sticky effect on me.  So hence the journal layout. To spice up … More Finding inspiration: lyrics (2) – don’t waste time

Finding Inspiration: Lyrics – For a minute there

Hi there Polkadot! I went on a Dylusions craze in my art journal.  Care to join me? I probably already told you about my special relationship with the Dylusions sprays.  I love their color.  There simply isn’t any other medium that has their brightness, except maybe for the paints in the same brand.  But.  And … More Finding Inspiration: Lyrics – For a minute there

Wild at heart

Hi there Polkadot, Long time no see.  On the final half of last year I emerged myself in scrapbooking a lot.  I had to finish a commissioned wedding album and had several workshops to prepare for the local scrapbook store. So, as we do as the year ends, I had some thinking to do.  I … More Wild at heart

Happy new year

Hi there Polkadot! Let’s begin the new year with a card. I received this bundle of gilding waxes by Creative Expressions to create stuff for the Cartnscrapart blog.  It is a really grey and dark day today, so it was rather impossible to capture the sheer glow of those waxes on my paper! I tried … More Happy new year

Finding inspiration: stained glass windows anyone?

Hi there Polkadot! Let’s talk about ‘arting’ on vacation.  I’m not an expert, because I just went on my first vacation since I started art journaling.  But I really wanted to take something with me: having leisure time should equal ‘arting time’, no? So, I know there is a whole movement on sketching.  I’m not … More Finding inspiration: stained glass windows anyone?

Art Supply Shopping in France: Cultura had a makeover

Hi there Polkadot, This will be my last installment about shopping during our last trip to Metz. For our last day, we visited the Villa Majorelle in Nancy.  One of the treasures of Art Nouveau.  I have devoted another post on this subject, because it is to beautiful for a sidenote!  If you want to visit … More Art Supply Shopping in France: Cultura had a makeover