Textured flowers by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Adding flowers and texture

After drawing and painting this face over here, I’ve realized that the other page of the spread was looking incomplete and needed an urgent change. Although the previous page was looking pretty good, wait to see how the spread came together … I wasn’t a fan of the spread so I decided to add some flowers to complete the whole spread. The page has some bright pink background and a few circles on the bottom of it, so it wasn’t so pleasant visually. The idea …

Beautiful girl with honey hair

Today is the Romanian National Day, La mulți ani, Romania! 🇷🇴🇷🇴🇷🇴 Im drawing and painting again in my Mixed Media CANSON journal and as I’m drawing this face, I rediscovered my junk journal sitting in my stash. It’s time to bring this journal to life again, but that’s another blog post – I just wanted to remind you that junk journals can be such a great fun, and I still have mine to play with. I know people visiting my blog are vwey much in …

Paint, drops and stencils – Acrylic faces

What better way to start a page than drawing a face and then using acrylic paints? And because I love to work in my handmade recycled art journal, I simply took my calendar journal ( called like so because of the fact that I used an old wall calendar to make this journal) and sketched this whimsical face. I already had that colorful background, but because I’m so much into faces, I chose to draw and paint a face on the page rather than leave …

Purple hair - quoted pages by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Art in my journal: Whimsical Face with purple hair and the Quoted Pages

Hello dear creative soul!   How was your weekend? I had to face losing all my smartphone photos. The memory card inserted in my smartphone became useless after I got several different messages saying my card is going to “die”, but it didn’t occurred to me that eventually the memory card will become useless. One day I’ve seen the “There’s no card inserted. Please insert memory card.” message on my phone display and I knew there must be something really bad going on with the …