Full Circle Art Journaling * Part 2

still working on some gessoed book pages not thinking too much just using what is close by…

Gesso Full Circle Journal pages

vintage sheet music…citra solv paper…paint…paper doily…Russian dictionary page and found poetry on the page…

Gesso Full Circle Journal pages (1)

walnut ink…a border made out of my hand carved arch rubber stamp and my painted lady…

Gesso Full Circle Journal pages (2)

clip art courtesy of Misty Mawn…piece of washi tape from a special friend…bingo paper and one of my painted faces…

Gesso Full Circle Journal pages (3)

Inka gold…paint…hole reinforcers…assorted papers and clipart…

Gesso Full Circle Journal pages (4)

paint…assorted papers including a piece of map and slice of moon from a catalog…

*thank you all so very much for your lovely birthday wishes for Mr Magpie…your kindness and thoughtfulness certainly are appreciated*

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36 responses to “Full Circle Art Journaling * Part 2

  1. These pages are absolutely stunning Patty! You have inspired me to get out my Citra Solv papers. Love your images – backgrounds – words – awesome! xo

  2. I love your journal pages all. Very beautiful, liebe Patty.

    Ich wünsche Dir ein schönes Wochenende.

    Have a nice weekend

  3. Oh Miss Patty, all those pages are beautiful, loooooove the citra solv paper and of course your lovely bird, well your not thinking creates gorgeous pages, thanks for sharing and making our world a more beautiful place, thanks for sharing, hope you two have a wonderful weekend.. ((( BIG HUGS)))..

  4. Really love your journal ~ very inspirimg!

  5. sparkledaysstudio

    Nice pages. Lovely faces, a serene quality prevails. Great arch stamp. xox

  6. Those pages are really stunning and inspiring, Patty! Love them!

  7. Hi Patty your journal pages are gorgeous, love the earthtones and textures. I also love the bird & music, they are all wonderful though. Happy Birthday to Mr Magpie :) Enjoy the rest of the week, Shirleyxx

  8. My comments on our posts are way too redundant. Again — stunning. I don’t have words for your creativity and great gifts.

  9. gorgeous pages Patty! I love how you add so much richness with your choice of papers along with the depth you give to the imagery. Really wonderful. I’m really enjoying seeing you use your painted ladies too :)

  10. Love your pages! You just get better and better! I am enjoying Misty’s class! Just need more time in my day!

  11. Whenever I gaze at your work, Patty, I’m inspired with my jewelry…so much color, texture, and form! Thank you for sharing xoxo

  12. If I wasn’t doing another on-line class I would be racing over to Misty Mawn – although I can’t imagine doing something anywhere near this, they are your own art. All are wonderful with fabulous surfaces, I especially like the first one – the bird, the words and the music all come together. I also like the way you use repeated designs on the second and fourth.
    Great artwork, Patty.

  13. Breathe and just play……………good words to create. Lovely pages and I really like your drawings! Misty would be pleased as punch with your results! I’m in the midst of a journal swap and needed a punch of inspiration and your post did just the trick! xoxoxo

  14. Patty…you inspire me to start journaling…if only I had time. Your pages are great.

  15. I am looking forward to starting our journals in group – this looks so fun. love how you make things flow, your words and markings are working so well!

  16. I love the diffused appearance to all your pages, it creates a beautiful poetic and romantic vibe. Those backgrounds are incredibly special.
    Wishes
    Lynne

  17. Your pages are gorgeous Patty! Love the colors and images, great backgrounds and focal images.

  18. Oh Patty these pages are FANTASTIC – so many great details, love them all.

  19. These pages are so beautiful & inspiring Patty!
    Thank you for sharing them.
    Alison xxx

  20. Love all your altered book pages Patty! They are always so inspiring to all of us!
    Nancy

  21. Gorgeous and inspiring pages dear Patty…. love the collage… and your painted faces are beautiful…

    Jenny ♥

  22. Your pages are so inspirational. I love to see the sheet music addition. Beautiful–always! :)

  23. These are lovely pages Patty – I love the soft colors – so reflective of the snow landscape right now

    Xoxo, kimmie

  24. You are so inspiring, Patty. Beautiful.

  25. wonderful inspiring pages patty :)
    nice color scheme too :)

  26. You make the most beautiful citra solve papers. I’ve never gotten mine to look as good as yours. And that washi tape is to die for! You won’t find anything like that here, will you?

    Seems that you and I are both working with scraps from our scrap boxes. But your art is simply incredible, and so well put together, too. And as always, I love your arch stamp. Of course, I never thought to use hole reenforcers. Clever, clever.

  27. I am in awe of all this beauty! I love your journal pages. You are amazing in all you create. Please, please, dear Magpie friend, what is citra solve papers??? I am itching to know!

  28. Patty…your pages are amazing! So much beauty. I can’t even pick one as my favorite!!! You’ve inspired me to go create…after we move snow. :)

  29. The journalling certainly seems to be inspiring you at the moment. You are getting so many beautiful pages done.

  30. Wow!!! Absolutely gorgeous pages!!! Love them all. You’re so talented :) Have a fantastic weekend ~Sophia

  31. High dear Patty!
    I am so thrilled by your wonderful journal pages. They are all again little artworks, made very imaginatively. They are all better than all I have seen in mixed-media books before. You should create an Book yourself, I think it would become a bestseller for creative people.
    Dear Greetings through the ocean wide and wild :)
    Sabine

  32. This book pages are totally delightful, Patty!
    Fantastic design. I love them!

    Have a wonderful weekend, my dear.

  33. alle seiten sind so schöööööön!! ich sollte auch wieder mehr mit den händen machen, nicht nur digital… farbe und kleber geben ein gutes gefühl!
    danke für deine lieben kommentare, patty!

  34. Lovely! Those colours particularly appeal to me; I love the ochres and turquoises together. xx

  35. Love your pages! I bought some Citra Solve but still haven’t sat down to play with it. ;-)

  36. Pingback: Full Circle Art Journaling * Part Three | Magpie's Nest ~*~ Patty Szymkowicz

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