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Thursday, October 02, 2014

Skyline



A fun little scribble using my copic markers for the Journal52 Challenge: City 
I forgot how rewarding it can be to work with a limited colour palette!   This is a VERY rough representation of the skyline here in my hometown, Edmonton, Alberta. 

Monday, September 22, 2014

Joy


A journal page that I am enjoying in my office before it is added to my journal.  A flower made from vintage lace and jewelry adds just what is needed.

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

This was created as a response to a Journal 52 prompt, selecting a color swatch and working from it to create a journal page.  This is a color combination that I often enjoy working with.  I find the soft, cool colors very soothing.  The quote resonated with me, because this is how I feel when it comes to a lot of my art.  I hope you enjoy it, as much as I enjoyed creating it!

Friday, January 31, 2014

A Simple Place

I am participating in a group called JOURNAL 52, which offers weekly prompts for us to work with in our art journals.  For the prompt "A Simple Place" I chose one of my happiest places, a place I wish I could visit more: