Category Archives: mixed media for memory keepers

Mixed Media Monday | Life Is Lovely With You

Hello! It’s Monday so that must mean it’s time for some mixed media. This week, I use a napkin as a background paper and match it with some tropical ephemera from my stash. Enjoy the video! Come join the Crafting … Continue reading

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Mixed Media Monday: Let It Shine

I had a bit of spare time last week, so I filmed a process video for this layout, and, as I was filming. I thought to myself: why not start a new series on YouTube called Mixed Media Monday? It’s … Continue reading

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Journaling Out Loud: Create and Inspire

Hello! In today’s video, I create a spread in my ‘deep thoughts’ journal, using watercolour, acrylic, stenciling, stamping and splattering. Thanks for stopping by! x Come join the Crafting Out Loud Facebook group. We are a supportive bunch of arters … Continue reading

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Art Journal Process: The Voice of the Oppressor

For today’s video, I created a spread in my art journal. It was inspired by the discussions we had at Recovery College on Monday. The course was called ‘Creating Recovery’ and we talked a lot about barriers to creativity. Two … Continue reading

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Scrapping Out Loud: Whatever the Weather

Hello and welcome! In today’s video I use some of the supplies I bought from Lottie Loves Paper to create a 12×12 scrapbook layout. Thanks for watching! Come join the Crafting Out Loud Facebook group. We are a supportive bunch … Continue reading

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Scrapbooking Out Loud: Family Football

Hello and welcome! In this video I create a 12×12 scrapbook layout using the brand new stamp sets from Mama Makes: Hexagon Heaven and Hello Adventure! These stamps will be released on the Hochanda TV channel on August 6th 2018! … Continue reading

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Cheeky Studio: Peaceful Journaling Pages

If you’ve read much of my blog before, you’ll know that, before putting pen to paper, I love to splash colour around on my journal pages and add uplifting ephemera. For today‚Äôs journal spread, I have used various elements from … Continue reading

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The A – Z of Artful Journaling: Q is for Quotes

If you’ve read much of this blog, you’ll know that I’m a collector of quotes. Some people in this world just seem to be able to capture the human experience in a succinct, memorable and meaningful manner. There are two … Continue reading

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The A to Z of Artful Journaling: F is for Fine-Liners

As well as being great for colouring in, fine-liners are great for adding art marks to your artful journal pages. They come in all sorts of colours, all sorts of nib sizes and tend to last a pretty long time. … Continue reading

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The A – Z of Artful Journaling: F is for Foiling

Foiling is a lovely way to add shimmer and shine to your journal pages – or any paper you might want to add it to. There are a few different methods around, but this is the one I use, as … Continue reading

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