Paper Craftin with Erica

Art Journal

The topic for Lesson 8, in Art Journaling class by Marit, was Doodling.  I seriously love to doodle.  You should see my desk work pad and my sticky note pads.  Every time I'm on the phone, I end up with 3 pages of doodling.  The page is pretty basic.  I added a picture of my Read more

The topic for Lesson 7 over at my art journaling class with Marit, consisted of Collages.  So… I'm a die-hard Twilighter.  I knew that this had to be the subject of my collage.  It's not as fancy as what some of the other girls in class did, but I got to use my Twilight stamp set for Read more

The topic for Lesson 5, in Art Journaling class by Marit, was Journaling.  I loved how it turned out although I didn't do much.  The background is Amberly Grace patterned paper from The Angel Company.  The tags used were also from the Amberly Grace collection.  The chipboard letters are glittery.  I inked edges and added Read more

Our third lesson in Art Journaling class by Marit included using Gel Medium and tissue paper.  It was SO fun.  It's my  new favorite product!  I sprayed white tissue paper with brown, orange and green alcohol ink and adhered it with heavy gel medium (glossy).  After it dried, I painted a few spots peach with Read more

The Lesson 2 theme of my Art Journaling class by Marit is Silhouettes.  I kinda like it, kinda don't.  Every time I look at it, the only word that comes to mind is "childish."  It seems too kid-like, but I guess it's not necessarily bad.  This is definately out of my comfort zone, but I'm managing. I Read more

Okay, so I've started an Art Journal.  Thanks to Danielle, I'm taking an Art Journaling class by Marit.  It's a little difficult because it's really out of my element, but I'm having fun.  The class started a few weeks ago, but I'm behind because I signed-up late.  Anyway, here is my first page. The size of Read more