Monday, May 27, 2013


I woke up this morning really wanting to use bright colors. And wanting to get back to my art journal, which had sort of fallen by the wayside while I painted and did other things.

So after I did some art room cleanup (still more to do but it was a start) I got out my neglected journal. I had a few pages with backgrounds already done so I just did this page on one of those. It started out very muted shades of gelli printed greens with some stencils. I need to use up my duller muted pages now and go for the bold colors for a while!

This page: gelli printed, stencils, collaged bits, paint pens, stamps. With the statement I need to follow: DARE TO BE BOLD!


Might be time to start reading my Kindle copy of Daring Greatly!

Linked to: Art Journal Every Day


  1. Love this! I tend to work in very dark tones and I've been trying to lighten and and use brighter colors too.

    1. Thanks Anna! Yes I am usually Queen of darker earthy tones so I decided to go for the bright for a while! Thanks for visiting!

  2. Ahoj Rhonda,
    ďakujem za tvoju návštevu a komentár u mňa. Máš veľmi pekný blog. Obdivujem každého, kto vie maľovať, kto vie šiť a robiť rôzne iné ručné práce.
    Sorry, I don´t English, I use Google Translator.

    1. Thank you for visiting my blog Daniela! Milujem Google Translator! Ďakujem za návštevu!

  3. I love your boldness. I think you were smart going with your inner voice. The page came out great.

    1. Thanks Erika! It was a fun page to do!


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