Friday, January 27, 2017

MONOTONES is almost finished



It was a real pleasure to receive my mums travelling art journal- Monotones, and have it in my hands, to touch and look at and then to play in the remaining pages.

I wanted to try and work in the colours not present yet and it was pretty hard because this gorgeous journal already had a rainbow




Monotones is a bit of a challenge for me who is very partial to the entire range of colours and using them quite liberally. I found there was no gold and no red so I went with them. 


The first 2 pages were play and fun and I am also using them as journal prompts in our Australian Art Swap Group and the third one was much more personal.



I recount memories from a long ago family holiday and include some natural elements from that trip.
I have another page in process and am leaving a double page for my beloved mama to play in and then her whole journal is filled!


I did this little one on the back page and I made a video if you want a look through the whole thing. It features many artists work from the Australian Art Journal Swap.


video

5 comments:

  1. Thank you Louise for adding your wonderful pages to my already wonderful Art Journal..

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  2. Looks beautiful :) Its pretty awesome to be able to create art together!

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  3. Your layouts are wonderful Louise xox

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  4. Love all your pages Louise! I'll have to try and persuade my daughter to do a page in my journal when it comes home... :)

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    1. Oh I do hope you can Lisa I loved being a guest artist in mums journal :)

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