Category Archives: Altered Art

Rusty Inspiration

A quick post to share one of my very favorite Inspiration Wednesday art journal pages.  I absolutely love how this page turned out!  I love everything about it.  The numbers, the letters, the tag, the patina, and that rust!  Yum! … Continue reading

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Altered Cigar Box

I love altering cigar boxes.  Recently I was looking for a new container for my Distress Ink Pens, because my collection had outgrown their current home, when I discovered that the pens fit perfectly in a cigar box.  I will … Continue reading

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Another Altered Art Journal Page

I can’t believe the summer is coming to an end already in my neck of the woods, and it is high time that I started sharing what has been happening in my little workspace all summer long.  This page was … Continue reading

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May Tim Holtz Tag

A quick post this morning to share my Tim Holtz May tag.  Tim shares  his process each month on his blog.  I’m not a fan of working on a burlap substrate, it is something about the texture.  This piece of … Continue reading

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Sam-bert Journal Page

I love the cartoon strip Dilbert.  I live in the corporate cubed world in real life and Scott Adams captures it so well.  With this journal page, I pay my respects to his art form and in particular this strip … Continue reading

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My Mini Memory Jar

I’ve been looking at memory jugs on Pintrest for some time now and I’ve finally decided to make a mini one using an old Rolaids jar as a base. It all started with the prompt by Eclectic Paperie July challenge: … Continue reading

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She Rules

I love this photo.  It was taken in 1918.  I have no idea where, or who these ladies are.  They capture my imagination.  I wonder more about the personalities than the situation.  The one on the far right speaks to … Continue reading

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