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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.
Materials and supplies for art journaling
Composition book art journals - Affordable, fun notebooks for all kinds of journals and diaries.
How to sew on journal pages - Embellish your paper journal pages and journal covers with buttons, beads, and embroidery. It's easy!
Journal art in the snow - Use snow and serendipity in your journal art.
Tea staining your art journal pages - Make your pages look 'old' by dyeing them with tea.
Wax paper and art journals - Use it to keep wet pages from sticking together.
Saving images for your collage art - One way to stay organized.
Gel medium and clouding - Luckily, this is a rare problem.
Sample art journal pages
Being clear of clutter... - White rubber stamps on black gesso.
What we seek... - Mixed media with black gesso and metallic leaf accents.
Holding on... - A sloppy journal page featuring black gesso and white rubber stamping.
Travel and travel journaling
Travel journals - Supplies - Suggested art supplies for your travel journaling.
Travel with liquid paints and art supplies - How to keep them from leaking.
Travel journaling - Choosing a subject - What to draw, paint, or photograph for your journal.
Resources and Reviews
Historical Journals and Diaries Online - Links to very old diaries that you can read online.
Writing tips, prompts, and ideas
Journaling Your Past - a free workbook.
Family History Shrines - a free guide to making your own shrine.
Thanksgiving Journals - ideas for a great family tradition.
Fairy tale journal prompts - Revisit your favorite children's stories for journaling ideas.