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Week 34 of 52: Ochre

It’s the last full week of August! Last week, I have decided not to post my planner’s weekly spread (in green) due to lack of time and I wanted to post more personal and work-related posts on my blog. I believed I have been focusing more on the p...
by permanent traces on Aug 24, 2016

The rainbow after the rain

I’ve just finished facing a very stressful and crazy week! Praise Jesus for the strength and the blessings He has given me last week in order to survive. This is why for this week, I decided to put more colors for my planner. As the usual goes, I h...
by permanent traces on Aug 9, 2016

My Starbucks x Moleskine Planner

Maybe I haven’t been blogging and writing about my addiction to planners, but ever since I was in my third year in High School. Years and years in school urged me to buy one planner for the entire school year. I started out with the Candy School Pl...
by permanent traces on Jul 15, 2016

Mixed Media Journal Page Inspired by Jamie Dougherty

Mmmmm June's Colour Challenge colours are from the Grease themed Beauty School Dropout set from Lindy's Stamp Gang, and they are pretty and fun - so what did I do - I watered them down and used them to add extremely subtle colour to a journal page! I...
by Sparkle Tart by Kate Palmer on Jun 1, 2016

LSG June Color Challenge - Mixed Media Journal Page Inspired by Jamie Dougherty

Mmmmm June's Colour Challenge colours are from the Grease themed Beauty School Dropout set from Lindy's Stamp Gang, and they are pretty and fun - so what did I do - I watered them down and used them to add extremely subtle colour to a journal...
by Sparkle Tart by Kate Palmer on Jun 1, 2016

GIVEAWAY! Art Journal Summer School 2016

The most colourful & creative summer course is BACK! Art Journal Summer School is running for another year and I’m so happy to be part of the teacher lineup again! You can register your spot at the super Early Bird Price right now (price r...
by Iris Impressions Art on May 16, 2016

Watercolour Effect Journal Page

Hello again - I hope you are all having an amazing month - I am, you know the kind of month where you walk around smiling, happy and singing to yourself - well that's me right now! The Lindy's Stamp Gang Color Challenge palette for May is stunning -...
by Sparkle Tart by Kate Palmer on May 3, 2016

LSG May Color Challenge - Watercolour Effect Journal Page

Hello again - I hope you are all having an amazing month - I am, you know the kind of month where you walk around smiling, happy and singing to yourself - well that's me right now! The Lindy's Stamp Gang Color Challenge palette for May is stu...
by Sparkle Tart by Kate Palmer on May 3, 2016

‘Let Go’ New Inspirational Art Video

I’ve been so busy this past month creating my new course Abstract Watercolour Flowers. Now that most of the work is done I can come back to making some different art again. I’m rediscovering my love for mixed media art journaling and jour...
by Iris Impressions Art on Apr 29, 2016

Magical Heidi Swapp Journal Makeover

It's time - time for a little makeover! I picked up a really cute little canvas journal/book cover on sale, gold with white stripes - white and I don't mix all that well, so I decided to give it a little 'Sparkle Tart' treatment and make it over usin...
by Sparkle Tart by Kate Palmer on Feb 16, 2016

read all about it...

or maybe the title should be...read all about me!yikes...I'm honored to be interviewed today, by Susan from irreversibly Moi...I answered some fun questions and I also shared some of my MOST favorite art journal pages...for this large ...
by studio 490 art on Jun 15, 2015

Mixed Media Portraits with Pam Carriker video book review

Hello dear ones! Mixed Media Portraits with Pam Carriker book just arriver yesterday and I thought it would be nice to make a short video flip though so you can see what's inside. In the video below I'll show you some of the art materials I use...
by The creativeMAG on Jun 6, 2015

Book Fetish: Volume 159

“Dinosaur Book Club” Art Print: Baby’s room is not complete without some bookish artwork! Custom Book Jackets: Want to add some vintage spice to your bookshelf? Slip on a few of these puppies. The Mincing Mockingbird Guide to Tro...
by Book Riot on May 14, 2015

Derwent Art Journal Flip through - creativemag.ro

Flipping through one of my most loved art journals - Derwent Classic Book are perfect alternative to more expensive ones. They don't have super high quality paper, but they are great for mixed media, especially if you gesso the pages first. I seldom...
by The creativeMAG on Apr 23, 2015

CreativeMag.ro plus some insights!

Sit back and have a cup of coffee with me...As I'm getting ready for summer... (or mostly dreaming about summer days on a rainy-snowing day)What's new on the blog...Want to know how I made this art journal page? Click Here!My Dear Ones,It's been a cr...
by The creativeMAG on Mar 6, 2015

an art journal page...

today's post was prompted by these 2 questions...#1...will you share more of your art journal pages?I NEED to be inspired...#2...what remedies do you have to jumpstart a mojo that has vanished?yes...I am still creating art journal pages...I was reall...
by studio 490 art on Feb 10, 2015

Creating with unconventional materials

For an art journal maker like I am, it's great to have all the materials you need to create at your finger. But that's not always the case, because where I live, they are hard to find.Only in the past few months I have come to discover several online...
by The creativeMAG on Oct 23, 2014

What's on your art table?

Following the example of Roben Marie, here is what's on my table today:I've started with a simple drawing...Intended to use only watercolor, but I cannot help adding acrylics...And working on the background with stencils...Here is the final result ;)...
by The creativeMAG on Oct 3, 2014

21 SECRETS is up and running

One of my quick watercolor faces I did in my mini-art journal ;) Yesterday I unwrapped 21 Secrets e-book and watched some of the videos! My first pick? Dion Dior! She is a great artist and the videos are so much worth every penny!I was familiar...
by The creativeMAG on Oct 2, 2014

Getting messy is great for the soul

I haven't posted around here in a while, but I was around! I did some painting and drawing and sketching! And it;s hard sometimes to balance between creating and writing. I love both, but many times I run out of time while I try to make them all.I ca...
by The creativeMAG on Sep 26, 2014


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