Hi lovely Butterflies, I told Butterfly Squad member Kathleen today, just how much out of this world her mixed media layering is to create dramatic art journaling spreads! Today again, she blows us away: Hi hi sweet Butterflies, Kathleen here! This time I made a vintage art journal page. I hope you like the result so let’s play around and see how we get this page together. Have fun! Wow this pages had so much leftovers paint on the pages that I did not liked. So that I had to
Hello Lovely Butterflies! It's just incredible how you lovely Butterflies are making my year start with beauty! Seeing how many of you are jumping on the A Layer A Day train... well... challenge, just makes my heart sing! Let's add a new week of layering in our journal! It's Butterfly Squad member Natascha's turn to guide you. And I love her idea on how to get started when stuck! You can read all about it underneath, but first: If you're up for it, you too can share your spre
Hello Lovely Butterflies! I am so thrilled by all the enthusiastic responses to the challenge, it's just amazing! Thank you to all of you, Creative Butterflies, who are joining in now, or who have been with us and keep putting down A Layer A Day! This week, Butterfly Squad member Kathleen is taking you along for a ride. Keep on reading to see where she wants to take you! But first, if you're up for it, today is the day you get to show the result of this first week with the wo
Hello lovely Butterflies, I hope you received (and read!) my newsletter yesterday. It contained so many wishes for the new year that 2019 just can not go wrong! It also contained a reminder that the new year of A Layer A Day challenges will start this Saturday, with some new mojo boosting modifications, so I can only hope you will join us. To kick in this new year, Butterfly Squad member Kathleen has prepared one heck of a tutorial for you. It's just amazing how much depth sh
Hello sweet Butterflies, If you've watched my first show on Hochanda TV on November 10th, you can not have missed the piece we're talking about today. It completely stole the show! It was so amazing that my producer decided to dim the lights during the show not once but twice, so that we could fully appreciate this little wonder! I'm talking about Kathleen's light tag of course! Today, this awesome team member of mine is so generous as to share just how she made it with you.
Hello Lovely Butterflies! It’s Jane here with a new post for the ALAD/ASAW challenge! In case this is the first time you read about the challenge, check out the first blog post on the subject here, where we explain what it is all about. You can join the fun at any time on the France Papillon and Creative Butterflies facebook group, where lots of alad spreads and in between layers get shared, which will definitely help your mojo to be inspired! week 46 See the beauty within As
Hi hi sweet Butterflies, Kathleen here! It’s time for a new project in my art journal! I hope you like the result so let’s play around and see how I made this spread. Have fun! I started with some book pages and toned down the text to the background with some gesso. I stamped around with the stamps from France. I used some crackle glaze with a stencil from France, but only over the stamped part. Then I added some paynes grey paint with some gold splatters. I also added a pict