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50 Art Journal Prompts

50 Art Journal Prompts
So excited you're here! If you want to learn more about building a creative biz, subscribe to get FREE updates on the sidebar. If I’m in a funk, I can usually get out of it by playing in my art journal for an hour or two. My art journal gives me freedom to express my creativity without bounds, because I know that I don’t have to share it with anyone. If I’m working on a canvas and my inner critic starts mocking me, telling me that I’m not good enough, that no one will appreciate my art, I simply work in my art journal for a little while. Because I believe that every artist should have their own art journal to play in, to practice in, and to express their authentic selves, I’ve put together 50 art journal prompts for you to use when you just need to remove yourself from life and let go. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. Share

Art Journaling 101 - abstract - create explore paint How do you start an art journal? "Art journaling is about the {creative process} of pulling together color, words and images as you wish on a page. Unlike many other forms of art, it is not about the outcome."Tammy Garcia Original post 2008 * Updated March 2014 Welcome to Art Journaling 101 If you are just starting to bring art into your life, or wish to introduce kids & teens to art journaling, check out Art Journaling 101 for Kids, Teens & Beginners. I'll begin with a note that the type of art journaling that I talk about is very loose and free and unencumbered by rules. 1. 1,000 Artist Journal Pages by Dawn DeVries SokolSpilling Open: The Art of Becoming Yourself by Sabrina Ward HarrisonThe Journal Junkies Workshop, by Scott and Modler Good Mail Day by Jennie HinchcliffJournal Spilling by Diana TroutCreative Illustration Workshop for Mixed-Media Artists by Katherine DunnPersonal Geographies: Explorations in Mixed-Media Mapmaking by Jill K. by Annie LamottThe Art Journal Workshop 2. ➸ Note! 3.

Understanding What Art Journaling Is: 10 Links to Get You Started | Get It Scrapped! from an art journal by Dina Wakley Do you art journal? Are you wondering if you might like art journaling? Take a little time to stroll through the links below and get a better understanding of this art form that’s become popular. So take a look and let us know if you’re feeling inspired to try some art journaling yourself. from Frida Kahlo Dina Wakley: Defining Art Journaling Aisling D’Art: How I Started My Art Journals Squidoo Lens by Sammie: A Goldmine of Journal Writing Prompts Play Design Create: 7 Tips to Build a Treasury of Art Journal Ideas Flicker Inspiration: Flickr group: Visual Journals Dina Wakley: Using Art Journal Techniques on Scrapbook Pages Dina Wakley is a mixed-media and scrapbook artist who lives in Glendale, AZ with her husband and three fellas.

fancy handwriting on Etsy, a global handmade and vintage marketplace. {Insert Witty Title Here}: Art {Journal} Links (photo by kind permission of Kelly Kilmer , effects by Anam ) My main focus is my art journaling, but I'm a eclectic artist so the artists that inspire me are generally eclectic too and do a bit of everything. I look mostly for ideas and techniques and they can come from anywhere. I've divided the list into manageable sections Prompts & Techniques Online Classes & Workshops Mostly Art Journals Mostly Art Mostly Writing Mostly Papercraft Pools & Collections Curiosities & Miscellanies On My Bookshelf There's all sorts in here including videos, blogs, networks, books and more. Enjoy Rho ** = may contain more adult concepts and ideas Disclaimer: This is just my list of cool places. If you want to be added to or removed from this list, please contact me Prompts & Techniques Sites Teesha's Techniques Pages Gutter Girlz ** Inspire Me Thursday One Year Art Journal 3 Word Wednesday Suite 101 Everyday Matters 12 Secrets of Creative Women Offbeat Scrapbookers ** Daisy Yellow Pinch Me To See If You're Dreaming Easy Street

treiC Designs...the home of Traci Bautista, mixed media artist/designer How to create and keep an art journal by aisling d'art ©2006 Artist's journals are illustrated diaries and journals on any theme. An art journal can be a record of your daily thoughts, a travel journal, an exercise or diet diary, a dream journal, a place where you jot down your goals or to-do lists, or... well, almost any record that you'd like to keep in a book or notebook. They become "art journals" when you add any kind of illustration or embellishment to the pages. These pages share ideas and tips for creating and keeping your own illustrated journal. How to create an art journal How I started my art journals - Early notes about how I work, from a 2001 email. Art journaling techniques How to collage in your art journals - A summary of the basics. Color basics for art and travel journals - An overview, preparing for my upcoming workshop and journaling tour. Materials and supplies for art journaling Composition book art journals - Affordable, fun notebooks for all kinds of journals and diaries. Writing tips, prompts, and ideas

Doodles Unleashed—Stenciling, Scrawls and Scribbles | Free Mixed Media Projects, Articles, Videos & More | Create Mixed Media Watch a technique video on stenciling, stylistic scrawls and dimensional graffiti scribbles. Learn how to layer these different techniques to achieve loads of color and depth in your pieces. For more Doodles Unleashed bonus materials, check out these links: Download It! Watch It! Download More Doodling Goodies Watch It! Download It! Download It: Girlie Glam Faces Watch It! Zentangle® Books By Linda Farmer, CZT There are many good Zentangle®-related books on the market written by Certified Zentangle Teachers to enhance your tangling experience and broaden your creativity. Though I do not sell these on TanglePatterns they are available through Of them all, the book I recommend most highly for new tanglers is CZT® Sandy Bartholomew’s Totally Tangled. My second personal favorite is CZT® Marie Browning’s Time to Tangle with Colors. Visit the BOOK REVIEWS tab at the top of any page for details on all of these great Zentangle® books. Visit the BOOK REVIEWS tab at the top of the page for details on any of these great Zentangle® books. <A HREF=" If you do not have access to Amazon, you can also find these books on the Book Depository website and they always ship free, worldwide! <A HREF="

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