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Mixed Media Portraits with Pam Carriker mini book review by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Mixed Media Portraits with Pam Carriker mini book review

Hello dear ones! Mixed Media Portraits with Pam Carriker book just arriver yesterday and I thought I should make a short...

primitive oil pastel and acrylic art journal page {VIDEO} by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Primitive oil pastels and acrylics art journal page {video}

So playing with oil pastels is that simple! Especially when you don’t expect perfection! I named this “primitive” because is...

Very Scrap Art Journaling May Challenge - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Very Scrap Art Journaling May Challenge

Without even realizing, for this spread I’ve used the primary colors: red, yellow and blue, also the colors of the...

Tiny little collaged face art journal page by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Collage little girl

I’m still working in my handmade brown paper art journal, this time trying to add collage to the pages. Not...

Acrylic Palette knife portrait on a handmade journal by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Acrylic palette knife painting face

In my brown paper handmade art journal it’s easy to create. I’ve eliminated the stress of messing up the paper,...

Portraits in oil pastels - art journal oil pastels whimsical face by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Whimsical faces in oil pastels

Oh, I ve painted in oil pastels these whimsical bears, this portrait and this flowerly background. But this face is the first...

Be inspired by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Be inspired

It’s easy to get inspired by others. Simply pick one artist that you love and draw or paint in his...

Nest in her hair art journal page by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Nest in her hair

This page was inspired by a hair cut after flipping a fashion magazine online. I then searched for “nest in...

Girl with Nicobar bird by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Girl with Nicobar bird

Painting in an art journal feels great, but from time to time I need to go back to painting on...

ALMOST APRIL by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Almost April

One thing is for sure: I started to like this muddy style, when you use your brush almost in an...

In wonder by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

The painted beauty

There’s really nothing better than drawing and painting a face in your journal. That, of course, if you like painting...

Spring in town by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Spring in Town

Even my art journals are calling for the spring to come! I have been waiting for the spring to come,...

creative wanderlust by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Creative Wanderlust

There are times when I sit and contemplate on how much I can do with so little art supplies. And...

Curious Mind Art Journal Page by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Curious faces

This page already had a drawn face I didn’t like. It was made with neocolors II and so It was...

Package paper Art Journal by Cristina parus @ creativemag.ro

Alternative art journal paper + soft pastel portrait

What to do with the packaging left overs? If you are like me, first thing that comes thru your mind...