Creating A Life Less Ordinary Through Art

Dylusions Challenge for January 2018

An art journal page created for a monthly challenge with The Dylusions Facebook Challenge Group :) January 2018 theme was - Red, Orange, Squares.
I've decided I really need to do something with the fabulous journal I started at Dyan Reaveley's workshop once upon a time in a September! Given that most of the pages are covered in paint and ink already, the hard work of choosing a colour combo is done.
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Perfectly Happy Cast of Characters

A flock of galahs are the feature of my journal page for Janie's beautiful book of Simply Whimsical as part of a swap. Janie loves animals as much as I do, so I know she'll like these guys :) 

Galahs made using Tim Holtz Bird Crazy Stamps

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Must Love Crazy Dogs

Must Love Dogs ... not only one of my favourite movies but a fun choice to use for this journal page (theme was "movie quote"), especially when put together with Tim's Crazy Dogs. I took it from when Jake was having a chat with the father of his would-be girlfriend (Kate) and says "She was a unique constellation. She was my Halley's Comet."

Finished mixed media journal page by Jenny James


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Everything's Rosy in My Garden

Life laugh love in a world of art ... creating a beautiful garden with Dylusions and Tim Holtz cling rubber stamps, watercolour pencils, paints and crayons and a black Archival ink pad inside a 6x9 sized journal filled with wonderful watercolour paper.

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Under the Sea Creatures ATCs

ATCs (artist trading cards) are such fun things to make. This theme was "Creatures of the Sea". Of course I had to use the Dylusions "Under the Sea" stamp set ... they're too adorable to not use at every opportunity!
Creatures Under the Sea - Art Trading Cards by Jenny using Dylusions and Darkroom Door stamps

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