This time I used some very inexpensive craft brass wire, and sculpted armatures out of it. Then using masking tape and arcylic paints I managed to create the look I was after...the uni course had really helped me in this area - last term I was constantly using aluminium wire and newspaper to create built up mixed media paintings. ...but this is the first time I was able to make something like this on a book cover.

inexpensive craft brass wire, with masking tape and arcylic paints.{previously used} aluminium wire and newspaper.

After seeing all the gorgeous art journal pages I decided to give it a go too.Dont have anything...

art journal (Shimmerz Paints)

After seeing all the gorgeous art journal pages I decided to give it a go too. Don& have anything to show you yet but next year I wi.

Cross-Stitched Journal Cover by Christiane Dahlbeck

Natural or white fabric background with pretty wildflower botany an embroidery hoop, on a pillow, painting, etc.

Patrycja Odzimkowska uses batik painting to decorate the cover of journals like the swirling cosmos.

Batik Art Journals Capture the Swirling, Sparkling Beauty of the Cosmos

Hand painted journal bible cover

Hand painted Journal Bibles and handwritten tabs. by AmyHopkinsDesigns

Love the Midori Traveller's Notebooks? Who doesn't? They're perfect for bullet journals, homeschool agendas, nature journals -- whatever you can think of! Make your very own Midori-insprired Fauxdori - it's a quick an easy DIY!

A Homemade Traveller's Notebook

march cover page spread

march cover page spread