Attention all "Art Journal Junkies"and Altered Book Artists! Here is the group for you to discuss techniques, share tips and show off those lovely pages you have created!
Latest Activity: on Wednesday
Hello and Welcome to the Art Journalers & Altered Books Group!
This is the place where you can share your art journal pages or your altered books. Let's discuss techniques, ideas, materials and inspiration!
If you'd like to Show & Tell, you can start your own discussion by clicking the big blue "Add a discussion" button near the middle of this page.
If you would like some advice on a specific work-in-progress, you can start your own discussion by clicking the big blue "Add a discussion" button near the middle of this page.
Click here to learn how to upload images into your forum posts (which is important so that people can see your art within the post, rather than as an attachment link beneath your post).
Just two simple rules:
Thanks for joining & have fun!
I am very lucky to have received a beautiful booklet from Susanne. The booklet is made with "recycled" materials. Susanne hand bound the pages together; the pages are made from music sheets, dictionary excerpts, maps, art works ....even possibly…READ MORE
Thank you Barbara for this beautiful handmade journal! As soon as I saw the contents I knew I wanted to leave it as is and keep the book out in my livingroom for guests to leaf through. It's a work of art all on it's own and doesn't need me to add…READ MORE
Hi I purchased a glue dot snail in the hardware section of Walmart. It is easy for me to use with only one hand and the hold is strong. I like it much better then craft glue dots. Hope this helps someone else. JeanREAD MORE
AAhhh...! If I had to pick, it would have to be my permanent markers, I guess. Either that or my opaque watercolors. I have recently become very attached to them for journaling. They are great for backgrounds!
In 2011 I took a holiday to England - by myself...it was the first time I'd been out of the country, and the first time I'd been on a holiday on my own...it was an amazing experience. I bought an 'art' journal from Hobby Lobby in one of the 50% off…READ MORE
This thread is dedicated to listing free online resources for learning how to create art journals and altered books! This can include websites and videos, as long as they are free.If you find any online resources about creating art journals or…READ MORE
Hello my fellow art journal addicts ;) I don't know if this is 'common knowledge' or not, but I have just discovered a treasure trove for art journal/altered book/junk journal, etc supplies.FREE samples!I have been in the UK for a little over a…READ MORE