I am super excited to share a new development: I will be filming a second Craftsy class in February, 2018 - stay tuned! It will launch the beginning of April and continue the Art Journaling Adventure!
Expressive Pages; Journaling the Everyday
Link here to see a free preview (click the name of the class once on this page): shrsl.com/qv3p This class provides over 2 hours of instruction, you can download it and watch it from any device once you add the Craftsy app, and it is yours for life! Lessons include: using text, simple sketch techniques, working with collage and mixed media and personalizing the cover and spine of your book. You can ask questions and post your work; the art journaling community will grow with you as a valued member. I'm excited to share this class and look forward to your reviews.
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Here are a few of my favorite Craftsy classes with affiliate links: for a free preview, click on the picture with the name of the class after using these links
fiber: Stupendous Stitching (Carol Ann Waugh) is a classic, I learned how to use my sewing machine in a whole new way! shrsl.com/qv4c Stitch and Slash (Carol Ann Waugh) - fabulous; art + fiber, a really creative way to work with simple materials shrsl.com/qv4g sketching: Urban Sketching in 15 Minutes per Day (Suma CM) - best for beginners, great approach! shrsl.com/sb2j Illustrated Nature Journaling (Gay Kraeger)-another great beginner classshrsl.com/sb31 Sketching the Energy of Places (James Richard) - inspiring; makes me want to grab my sketchbook and go! shrsl.com/qyj7 Drawing People in Motion (Marc Taro Holmes) - good info, excellent for building confidence shrsl.com/qyir Travel Sketching in Mixed Media (Marc Taro Holmes) - interesting approach, I love all of his classes. shrsl.com/qyim photography: Creative iPhonography (Holly Higbee Jansen) - this class opened up a whole new world shrsl.com/qyj9
"Hello Judith-I am delighted to say that your lovely book, "Joyful Pages", has winged its way to Mt Gambier, South Australia and arrived safely today. It feels and looks beautiful, and is full of joyful inspiration. Thank you. I have seen your YouTube videos, and wished I was able to take your classes. Now I have your clear instructions and examples right next to me on my art table. Love it!" ~ Liz F.
Joyful Pages is full color with 128 pages packed with ideas for putting some love on your pages. The goal is not perfection, but finding joy in the process. This book is for both beginners and experienced art journalers. The step by step instructions show how to use common art materials plus some surprisingly wonderful items. (Hint: orange peels and string, India inks, and much more) List price is $29.95, purchase here for $25 (plus $3 for shipping, US only) Wishing you joy! Want to jump into the techniques described in the book? Scroll down to see the new Joyful Pages art journal kit . Shipping in US only; for international sales, please consider the e-version below
Joyful Pages eBook Now Available! Now you can experience the same beautiful book as a fixed-format eBook! Joyful Pages: Adventures in Art Journaling is available on Amazon Kindle and Apple iBooks. Retail eBook Price $19.99
Joyful Pages Art Journal Kit Want to jump into the techniques described in the Joyful Pages book (above)? Consider purchasing the Joyful Pages Art Journal Kit (book included in the kit). You will receive a beautiful box filled with curated art materials that will help you follow along and explore the techniques described in Joyful Pages: Adventures in Art Journaling. Make it easy to fill your pages with layers of color & explore the journal prompts while cultivating your unique creative expression. Spray, splash, stamp and add some chalk on the practice paper, then cut out shapes to attach to your journal pages. Experience the joy of time standing still and playing with art in your creative zone. The journal kit comes in a sturdy box that is a portable studio, lovely to leave out on a counter and easy to store.
The kit includes: Joyful Pages book, practice paper, mixed media journal, India ink, Dylusion spray ink (colors vary), empty spray bottle, 2 chalk pastels +cotton squares, glue stick, Tombow dual tip pen, Micron pen, gold gel pen, nitrile gloves, white cray-pas, rubber stamp ink pad and stamp, shipping tags, small paint brush.
The Joyful Pages Kit includes the book. $69.95 ( plus $10 shipping, US only)
Travel with a Tag Journal!
I'm excited to share my new kit which brings the joy and creative options of tag journaling to your door! This is a perfect travel journal option. Tags are simple, small enough so you are not intimidated by a blank page, and able to hold your moments in a delightful form that is easy to hang on a hook after your adventure. I created travel tag journaling for the ultimate in portability and simple, no-fail ways to capture a moment. You will love this approach regardless of your experience with art journaling. The kit includes everything you need to get started. All of this for just $20 (plus $3 shipping, US only)
Give the gift of time and experience! I'll send you a lovely gift certificate (card) to wrap for your favorite person, or to use yourself. The certificate is redeemable at any class I offer independently (where I handle the registration) including classes taught at the Washington Park United Methodist Church (south parlor room). You can even gift your favorite person a seat at the Mixed Media Adventures art retreat or workshop! (Sorry, the certificate can not be used for classes at the Art Student League or in Crested Butte.) ~ email me (thru contact page) to set up whatever amount you would like ~