art journal

Purple pen face sketch by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Purple pen face sketch

Today I’m back in my Canson Art book one sketching art journal. I started this face as a play, sketching...

Heart sunglasses watercolor face by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Heart sunglasses watercolor face

Hello dear artist soul! Today I found a page I did last year on Christmas day and it never got...

Looking over my shoulder - Mixed media portrait by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Looking over my shoulder Mixed media face

Similar to this one and this one over here, these paintings have become a beautiful way to express my creativity...

Watercolor Portrait inspired by Pam Carriker's book - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Watercolor portrait – Pam Carriker inspired

I wrote about Pam Carriker’s book here and also posted a video on YouTube about her book. Here is a face inspired by a...

Barcelona Buildings Quick Sketches

Barcelona Buildings Quick Sketches

I should sketch buildings more often, but I guess it’s hard to capture them on location if the weather is...

Drawing with charcoal and adding paint to it - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Charcoal Acrylics Mixed Media Portrait

Happy New Year dear creative soul! The reason why I haven’t post here lately is simply because I wanted to take...

Charcoal portraits by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

And again, lovely charcoal

I drew this right next to the male face, with the intend to color her as I did with him,...

Soft pastel portrait by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Soft pastels portrait on packaging paper art journal

Remember my brown packaging paper art journal? It’s time to draw again and fill in the pages! It’s been a while...

Limited palette - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro - Nov 2015

Portrait with limited palette

I began to love charcoal. Its smooth feeling on the paper and the marks that it lefts on the surface...

Mixed media Pretty face by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Pretty girl

So after having my junk journal base done, I’m now going to fill it in with all kind of embellishments...

How to make a junk journal ---- by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

The Junk Journal Project

As the days are getting shorter and the time spent outdoors decrease, it’s the perfect moment to start a new journal,...

Painting in nature - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Warm autumn days – painting in nature

While there is still warm outside, grab your painting travel kit and get outside to kiss the sun. As I...

11+ artists that inspired me over the time - Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

11+ artists that inspired my art journey

I remember when I started with art journaling..! So many pages, so many artists! I felt overwhelmed by the variety...

No excuses Art journaling by Cristina Parus @ CreativeMag.ro

No excuses Art Journaling

Don’t know what to journal about? You know that’s just a pathetic excuse for not doing nothing, right? 15 minutes of...

whimsical face in soft pastel by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Why I draw whimsical faces

Well, what’s with all these imaginary characters (whimsical faces)? They are a free and unhampered expression, with no expectations regarding...