Thursday, January 18, 2007

Emily's Weekly Art Journal Challenge

Decided to play along with Emily and her totally fun and creative card/art journal 52 week challenge.

Details here: Art Journey

Here are my week 1 and 2 cards.

Week One: Something we are proud of...

Close up of the micro beads..

Another close up of the beaded heart..

Journaling on the back...

This week's card was about what we find powerful. I chose hope.

Journaling on the back. It's all about my Mom and how I have learned over the last year what hope really means.

Close up of the front of the card. All the buttons are vintage buttons my Mom saved as a child and that were given to her when she married my Dad from my Grandma. The pink shell dove is a jewelery piece I have been saving for ever.

I promised myself I would only use scrap papers on these and use up my stash and force myself to make it "work".

Loved this quick satifaction weekly project. So Fun!


Emily Falconbridge said...

wow, look at you go - i LOVE these, so artsy and creative and fun...all those little treasures make it so cool and unique...i cant wait to see your spin on the cards each week!

suebaru said...

Wow! love the bright colours on your 'Proud' card!

Anonymous said...

me too! fantastic!

Christi Snow said...

These are gorgeous! I love the way that you have added so much dimension to them! smiles....

Lene S said...

You have really put a lot of work in these cards...I am a amazed by the microbeads and stuff! So cool!


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