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Travel journals - Supplies

by aisling d'art ©2006

Let's say that you'd like to create a travel journal or other illustrated diary to remember your holiday or vacation.

The obvious first question is this: How do you illustrate them? With your own drawings & sketches? With postcards and/or collected ephemera? With photos that you place on pages facing your handwritten text, later?

We'll talk about the other journalling techniques later, but today, let's focus on drawing and painting. It's the simplest and usually the most personal form of art journaling, in terms of materials you'll need. Let's start with the basics.

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