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Art Journaling is like Riding a Unicycle...FUN!!!


Welcome to Altered Pages and I hope you are enjoying a wonderfully creative day! Susan here bringing you another page in my Art Journal created using Altered Pages Digital Collage Sheets, a painted vintage book page, Glitz paper and punchinella used as a mask.

This quote is something I had come across some time ago from an altered book round robin I had worked on. I loved it so much I jotted it down and I have been waiting for the perfect project to use it...and my art journal is the perfect place.


I selected a lady on a unicycle from the AP-2028 Girls of the Circus Digital Collage Sheet. I cut up my painted vintage book page into a diamond shapes and glued them onto a background of Glitz patterned paper in a marquis pattern. Then I layered some torn scrap patterned paper at the top and edged all around with black acrylic paint through punchinella - using it as a masking stencil. I tinted the image using a water brush to apply ink from my brush markers. My quote is set off with a thin black cardstock border on some black tulle. I had a wonderful day working on this and I am so happy with how it turned out!

I invite you to play along too and post your projects at the Altered Pages Facebook page HERE and you can also join the NEW Altered Pages Artsociates Facebook Group HERE.

Thanks so much for stopping by and I hope you are inspired to alter something. Please visit the Altered Pages website for Collage Sheets, Ephemera, Sakura 3D Crystal Lacquer, Rubber Stamps, blank items ready to alter, Project kits and more! If you would like to see more of my work please Click HERE.  Sb : )

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