Paint Scraped Journal Pages

I am drawn to vintage everything, so these pages were a huge departure for me along with being a whole lot of fun.

The Britannica Junior encyclopedia pages make a wonderful canvas and receive paint very well.

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One of the things that made these pages different for me was using images found in everyday magazines/publications.

“Inspired” would be on the left hand spread and “354 check” would be the right hand side of the book. Just above the number is a red label that says “Remove Before Flight”. It could be tricky flying with a peacock on your head!

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“Enthusiasm is excitement with inspiration, motivation, and a pinch of creativity.” ~Bo Bennett

 

7 responses to “Paint Scraped Journal Pages

  1. I like how the letters on the background are still visible with the paint over it.

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  2. Great pages!!

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  3. Interesting pages Patty, but best of all I loved the “enthusiasm” quote! You have something for everyone, everywhere! Good Job!

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  4. Both of your pages are really great. Love your ideas.

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  5. Deine Journalseiten sind super schön geworden

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  6. These are wonderful creations. Glad I stopped by to take a look again.
    Louise

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  7. Pingback: Second on the 2nd | Magpie's Nest ~*~ Patty Szymkowicz

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