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For the Love of Coffee

Hi Everyone, Danie here with you today, back sharing another one of my plays with Pan Pastels.

I mentioned in my last post that I had been sick, during which time I was avoiding drinking coffee as it was making me cough more. Now I am a little better and back enjoying my coffee I decided to dedicate a page in my art journal to my love of this beautiful beverage.

 My starting inspiration for my background was my favorite coffee cup.  You can see my oversized coffee mug in the video I made showing the creation of this page.


For this page I have used the Exploring Mixed Media No 1 Set of Pan Pastels and the color Violet. Stamps from Alice's Mad Tea Party Kit from Mailbox Muse, Altered Pages Art Stamps, Collage Image from Good Morning Collage Sheet. Versafine Black Ink, Memento Markers.

You can also see on the other page I have been coloring some book pages with Violet Pan Pastels and using this paper to die cut some flowers.  Just another way you can use them.

Here's a video of my play to if you want to take a look at the process.



  1. Love your coffee journal page, Danie. Your video was very informative, too. TFS

  2. Very cool! Thanks for sharing how you did this!

  3. Love this fun coffee page!! One of my favorite themes! Great post.

  4. the video is wonderful! and I adore you "accent". Great project and helpful hints.

  5. I enjoyed the video and to see how your page came together! Very nice!

  6. Great job on your page! I love the big mug and the colors you used!

  7. Mmmm, coffee! What a great journal page!

  8. Love the colors! whoa! I want a cup that big :)

  9. What is it about coffee?? I love coffee but when I was ill last month I went right off it!

  10. I wannt a coffee cup like that one.

  11. this is just completely gorgeous. your work with color totally inspires. xo


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