In my brown paper handmade art journal it’s easy to create. I’ve eliminated the stress of messing up the paper, doing it wrong or anything alike. I just open my journal and draw or paint, I can’t “break” anything, because this is a junk journal where I can express myself without worrying about the results.
Oh, I ve painted in oil pastels these whimsical bears, this portrait and this flowerly background. But this face is the first one I painted using oil pastels only. And the best thing is that I recored her on “tape”!
It’s easy to get inspired by others. Simply pick one artist that you love and draw or paint in his style. Inspired by Juliette Crane, but with my own style! The idea is not to draw “like” X or Y, but to draw “like yourself”. This face just jumped in my journal when I wasn’t […]
This page was inspired by a hair cut after flipping a fashion magazine online. I then searched for “nest in her hair” and found many interesting photos to use as inspiration. The photo I used for this page can be found here. Inspiratia pentru aceasta pagina a venit dupa ce-am rasfoit o revista de moda online. […]
Painting in an art journal feels great, but from time to time I need to go back to painting on canvas. The reasons I don’t paint that much on canvas vary from mood to practical ones, but I always tend to get back and jump into creative process creating mostly portraits, as the one you are […]