DIY Journal With All The Mistakes Possible!

DIY Journal With All The Mistakes Possible!

Sometimes (or maybe many times) a DIY project just doing go as smoothly as you might have imagined. I've been making journals for many years, but things still go wrong. Here's an attempt documented where I make a lot of mistakes. I thought it was just a failed...
How to Start Art Journaling

How to Start Art Journaling

Art journaling is really no different from a dear diary type of idea, except that putting art in front of journaling gives you free reign to do whatever you want in your book. Yup, it means you can add in words or not at all. It means you can splash colors or keep it...
DIY Journal Cover | Wraparound Elastic Closure

DIY Journal Cover | Wraparound Elastic Closure

I've shared many DIY journal tutorials on this blog and have recently shared on youtube as well. In this video, I thought it would be nice to share the idea of a wraparound closure that you often see and how you might use an elastic closure instead of a very long...
Art Journaling with Printables

Art Journaling with Printables

I love printables and I love art journaling, so it's only natural for me to share my super simple process of using printables within my art journaling practice. I hope this will serve as an introduction to how printables can be so useful for all kinds of paper...
How to Make an Accordion Book + Free Printable Mini Coloring Zine

How to Make an Accordion Book + Free Printable Mini Coloring Zine

Accordion books are one of the easiest bookforms to make and they are perfect for show casing your pages as decor. Easy and quick to do with kids as well, for anyone who doesn't want to sew, learn how to make an accordion book! In my video below, you can see the easy...
Upcycle Greeting Cards and Postcards into Notebooks

Upcycle Greeting Cards and Postcards into Notebooks

What happens to all the cards and snail mail you receive? Why not upcycle your greeting cards and postcards into little notebooks? I also do this with brand new stationery, because I'm a hoarder of all things cute and pretty. Here's an idea to get them into...
How to Make a Journal – Video Series – DIY

How to Make a Journal – Video Series – DIY

Want to know hw to make a journal all by yourself, from scratch? Journals are great for art journaling, notetaking, collage and sketchbook practice - and gifts! Once you learn, I'm sure you'll be hooked.  Let me show you how! Over the years I have posted many times...
Use Digital Printables in Your Art Journal

Use Digital Printables in Your Art Journal

In this journaling process video, I show you how I use a digital printable collage sheet to create my page. I've always loved the flexibility and accessibility of digital printables and I think for anyone who loves to create in journals - they are the perfect supply!...