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Posts in the Art Journal & Hybrid Category

Art Journaling Ideas

Vivienne & VanessaArt Journal & Hybrid

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Art journaling is a different form of scrapbooking. Much more freeform and expressive with no thought to the memory making or the actual photograph/event. It’s more individualistic and artistic in nature and can be whatever it wants to be according to YOUR creativity. Art journaling can be cathartic, it can diary-like, or just full of…

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New Cookbook

Vivienne & VanessaArt Journal & Hybrid, Food

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The Christmas before last, I made a printed family recipe book for my grown girls. This past Christmas, I followed up with more recipes bound into a book. Again, I used Anna Aspnes’ kits for the cover!! They are perfect for this project. ArtPlay Palette Cuisine Value Set (retired) ArtPlay Palette Gather ArtsyKardz Delicious Combine…

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Vicki Robinson Designs @oscraps.com

Handmade Mixed Media Backgrounds

Vicki RobinsonArt Journal & Hybrid, Freebies, Video

Art journaling and mixed media in general makes me happy. In my Art Journaling 101 post, I talk about what art journaling means to me and outline some reasons people keep an art journal. In subsequent posts I’ll talk more about the various styles of art journaling and what you need to get started, whether…

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52 Inspirations & Friends Featuring: Vicki Robinson no 44

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I am pleased as punch to be featuring the remarkable Vicki Robinson Designs again this week for 52 Inspirations!  If you aren’t already familiar with this incredible lady and designer, you can get to know her a bit better from her Designer Spotlight a few months ago: https://ozone.oscraps.com/designer-spotlight-vick-robinson/ and her previous 52 spotlight:  https://ozone.oscraps.com/52-inspirations-friends-featuring-vicki-robinson/. Vicki’s…

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52 Inspirations & Friends Featuring: Paislee Press

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  I am giddy with joy to present the incomparable Liz of Paislee Press as this week’s guest designer for 52 Inspirations and Friends.  I’ve known Liz a very long time… in fact, she is the first person within the industry that I talked to about starting a scrapbook store.  She is not only an…

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52 Inspirations & Friends Featuring: Anna Aspnes

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One of my all time favorite people and artists is our featured designer for this week’s for 52 Inspirations – Anna Aspnes!  If you aren’t already familiar with this inspirational educator, innovator, artist and woman, I’d like to know what rock you’ve been living under! I joke… but seriously, Anna is a world renowned artist…

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52 Inspirations & Friends Featuring: Vicki Robinson

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I am over the moon to be featuring the remarkable Vicki Robinson Designs this week for 52 Inspirations!  If you aren’t already familiar with this incredible lady and designer, you can get to know her a bit better from her Designer Spotlight a few months ago: https://ozone.oscraps.com/designer-spotlight-vick-robinson/. Vicki’s designs are so beautiful and unique –…

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52 Inspirations & Friends Featuring: Courtney’s Designs

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It’s so fun to be featuring Courtney’s Designs this week since she’s been in the Spotlight already and I love getting to share her with 52 Inspirations subscribers as well!  You can check out all of the goodies associated with Courtney’s spotlight >> here << and I’ll also be showcasing some of my favorite products…

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52 Inspirations & Friends Featuring: Maya de Groot + Win $15 or $25 to Maya’s shop!

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I’m thrilled to welcome back Maya de Groot to 52 Inspirations & Friends today.  As, I mentioned last time, Maya first started at Oscraps as a youngster in the forums in 2007 when her mom joined as a Cheery O team member and this week, believe it or not, she is celebrating her 25th birthday…

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May Fusion Video Tutorial No. 2

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Cheery O, Madi (Diane), has created a video tutorial demonstrating how she used more traditional style papers combined with artsy masks to create a clean and simple, yet artsy journal card layout. Here’s Diane’s layout:   And, the video tutorial here: You can find the products Diane used here: Angie Designs – Indivisible   Petite…

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52 Inspirations & Friends welcomes On a Whimsical Adventure

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I first got to know Anja of On a Whimsical Adventure when she guested for a short period at Oscraps.  I fell in love with her vintage artsy style and, with Mother’s Day coming up, these 2 new packs for 52 subscribers don’t disappoint!  Anja is crazy talented and I think you’ll love her work…

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52 Inspirations & Friends Featuring: Maya de Groot

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It is with great honor and a little smidge of pride that I welcome Maya de Groot to 52 Inspirations & Friends today.  Maya first started at Oscraps as a youngster in the forums in 2007 when her mom joined as a Cheery O team member.  It has been such a pleasure to watch her…

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Art Journal Challenge – Borders + Video Tutorial

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Cheery O, Madi (Diane), is leading this month’s Art Journal Challenge – Borders and she’s created a speed scrap video to help you along. You can find the challenge here: https://ozone.oscraps.com/forum/showthread.php?t=34301 If you need some inspiration, you can find the challenge gallery here:  https://ozone.oscraps.com/gallery/showgallery.php?cat=872 And, the video tutorial here: Diane is using items from Maya…

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