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NaNoJouMo 2015 Day #12 (Art Journal Page - "You are Shining")

Day #12 of NaNoJouMo ! 
 
These last few days I feel like I really dialed it in. Which would be fine, except when I put something out there on YouTube I feel like it should have taken me a lot of time. I know, it's silly.
 
You are seeing my process for NaNoJouMo. You are seeing how I work with a daily art journaling challenge. This is real. Haha.
 
I don't have a lot of time, so some pages will be less involved than others. And that is just how it is right now.
 So this page is all about using some of my favorite colors and these broad strokes of movement throughout a piece that I am really loving.

The Cracked Pistachio Distress color is really the perfect light teal. I just love it.
 
YouTube Process Video for this Page:

PRODUCT LIST:

Dina Wakley Stencil “Striped Leaves”: http://amzn.to/1RXJmuh

Dina Wakley Mask “Graphic Shapes”: http://amzn.to/1OMy12s

Dina Wakley Acrylic in "Magenta": http://amzn.to/1SQUGJq

Distress Spray Stain in "Cracked Pistachio": http://amzn.to/1RXJJFc

Cracked Pistachio Bundle (great deal!): http://amzn.to/1NV0OAr

Distress Spray Stain in "Mermaid Lagoon": http://amzn.to/1RXJv0F

Mermaid Lagoon Bundle (great deal): http://amzn.to/1NV0EZH

Distress Paint in “Mermaid Lagoon”: http://amzn.to/1RXJDxt

Dina Wakley Acrylic in “Night”: http://amzn.to/1SQUFFh

Staz-On ink in Black: http://amzn.to/1lqxO8z

MFT “Count the Stars” Stamp: http://amzn.to/1RXJVEl

Fude Ball 1.5mm Pen: http://amzn.to/20U05ES

 
Items Used For (most) Every Project:
Strathmore Visual Journal (Mixed Media Vellum): http://amzn.to/1HuVLQw
Dina Wakley Paint Brushes: http://amzn.to/1RwKc0P
Ranger CraftMat Non-Stick Work Surface: http://amzn.to/1KNpPHf
Fabri-Tac: http://amzn.to/1KNqQ26
Black Watercolor Pencil: http://amzn.to/20tv0rx
Stabilo Marks-All Pencil: http://amzn.to/20tv2iX
Collage Pauge: http://amzn.to/1lhZcFH
Plastic Palette Knives: http://amzn.to/1MlEIm2
Darice Heating Tool: http://amzn.to/1lhZkoM
Golden Gesso: http://amzn.to/1kIAePl
Project Life Date Stamp: http://amzn.to/1kIADkw
Black Staz-On Ink Pad:

 

Thanks so much for Looking!
~Jenn

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  1. Hi Jenn! I love your process videos, they give me so many new ideas! Even though this page is short and simple I love the colors and the composition. I tend to get bogged down in the idea that if a page isn't going to take me hours to create than it's not even worth it to get out my supplies! Consequently I don't art as much as I should (or even as much as I'd like to!) Crazy, I know! I love your example that it doesn't need to be complicated to be worthwhile and beautiful! Also, I love your nail polish and that it matches your page : )

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    1. Thanks, Tina! Yeah, this art journaling everyday is really teaching me to keep things simple. I have kind of been in a slump and switching it up like this turned out to be just the thing to JumpStart my creativity. ☺

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