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Tuesday, 3 January 2017

Julia Spiri challenge 28 - planner or journal

Challenge 28 at Julia Spiri is anything goes with the twist planner or journal

I have painted the journal page with purple paint and then sprayed with Dylusion sprays.
Painted flower stencil and butterfly stencil with mixture of moulding paste and pink paint.  Added dots with left over paint.
Printed Julia Spiri wreath of orchards 1 onto paper from Lozzy's mixed media paper set, cut out and layered on top.
Added pink and silver glitter washi tape.
Printed Julia Spiri Heart, cut out and layered on top.
Added butterfly punched from glitter paper.

I hope you will go over to Julia Spiri blog and see the lovely work by the design team and join in the challenge.

I would like to add my journal page to the following:

Altered Eclectics - altered art/mixed media only

A perfect time to craft - anything goes

Art Journal Journey - Tell me a story

Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes

PDE Linky Party 153 - anything goes

Sunny Day Crafting - anything goes


  1. So cute work... like the colours. happy New Year Margaret.
    Hugs from yor Teamie Tina DT

  2. A gorgeous journal page Granmargaret. I love the black lacey background and what a super sentiment. Barbxx

  3. Fabulous journal page , love the colours and design. Hugs Jennifer xx

  4. A lovely Journal Page !
    Thank you for being with us at Art Journal Journey Granmargaret!
    Nice to have you with us!
    oxo Susi

  5. Wonderful. Have fun in your journal, happy new year, Valerie

  6. Very sweet and lovely colours.

  7. Thank you for sharing your pretty journal page with us at Altered Eclectics, I love the sentiment.

  8. Nice journal page. I love the lace texture that makes it very pretty. Glad you could join us at Art Journal Journey. :) Erika

  9. Lovely lace work background and sparkly washi tape :-). Have a great week! J :-)

  10. Fabulous Journal nice work.
    Thank you for sharing with us over here at "A Perfect Time To Craft" and best of luck with your entry.

    Annette DT for

  11. A gorgeous journal cover Margaret. Love your colours.

  12. Stunning journal love the design and colour Love and hugs Carole x

  13. Hello from Art Journal Journey.
    You page is lovely and the words are so true and uplifting!

  14. Simply gorgeous book cover! I love your journal! Happy 2017! We are excited you played with us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Anything Goes Challenge.

    Tamie DT

  15. This is such a pretty page! Thanks so much for sharing with us at PDE Linky Party! -Lori DT

  16. I love your colour combination! A great project and thank you for entering into the latest challenge at Altered Eclectics, Jane (DT) :) x


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