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Bits and Pieces

Jean here today with some junk art  We all love being a bit frugal and this is one of those projects.....

I started with corrugated ripped from a box.   I misted over some scrap papers to create linear colors on the corrugated.   I then applied torn Glitz Paper.   A Library Pocket was first inked and then partially covered with ripped map pieces and inked with Mementos Ink Pads Moroccan Red and Toffee Crunch.  I also randomly stamped images from our Domino Art Stamps.

I then used Collage image from AP #1029 Vintage Architecture printed on Cardstock cut to fit into the Library Pocket as an insert.   I also cut a 'roof' from another map for the insert piece and glued them together.   I placed a Stamp image on the insert piece for more depth and interest.  
I also used oil crayons to edge the entire piece.

I think it still needs more work and color, I know it's a work in progress.    Scraps, bits, inks, stamps all come together to make interesting ART!

Hope you enjoyed seeing this idea for junk art.

Have a creative weekend!


  1. Jean I love your "junk art"!

  2. Great WIP... can't wait to see it finished!

  3. Love it! I really love the tag insert for the library pocket. What a clever idea.

  4. Love love love the vintage look and feel!! Can't wait to see the finished piece!!

  5. Great project Jean! I love all the texture.


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