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NaNoJouMo 2015 Day #5 (Art Journal Page - "This life")

 


Another page done at 4am before work. It only took about 15 minutes and it's super simple. The quote says, "What is a ship without the sea? Who am I without this life that happened to me?"

Lately I have been thinking a lot about the past. Maybe it is because I have a birthday coming up. I often get angry at the stupid choices I've made or the things that I have been thru. I know it sounds cliché to say, but it really did make me into who I am today. The things I have been thru make me appreciate what I have today. While I am not perfect, I try to be a better person than I used to be. I fail. Often. Yet everyday I try. It is sometimes easier to forget the shitty life I had before, but that shitty life is what make this one I am living now so much better.

Enough with the feelings, lets look at some art!


 
Here is the process video for this page:


Product List:
Strathmore Visual Journal (Mixed Media Vellum): http://amzn.to/1HuVLQw

Dina Wakley Media Acrylic Paint:
"Turquoise": http://amzn.to/1XVdU3w
"Night": http://amzn.to/1RD3kKK
Golden Heavy Body Acrylic in "Titanium White": http://amzn.to/1RD3L7O
Golden Heavy Body Acrylic Intro Set of Primary Colors: http://amzn.to/1HycD9d

Martha Stewart Craft Paint in "Gold": http://amzn.to/20BaTHR
Heidi Swapp Color Shine in "Gold": http://amzn.to/1RD57iW
7 Gypsies Clear Stamp Set "Very Beautiful": http://amzn.to/1RD5wBW
Archival Ink in "Watering Can": http://amzn.to/1Ptyl4z
Watercolor Pencil in "Black": http://amzn.to/1kg7s8X
1.5 MM Black Fude Ball Pen: http://amzn.to/1kzGJUl
Dina Wakley Stamp Set "Woodcuts": http://amzn.to/1PnLQmf

Ranger CraftMat Non-Stick Work Surface:  http://amzn.to/1KNpPHf
Fabri-Tac Adhesive: http://amzn.to/1KNqQ26
Set of Plastic Palette Knives: http://amzn.to/1SnLrjK

Thank you so much for looking!
~Jenn

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