Category Art Journal & Smashbooks

Feed me

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Page from the smashbook baby from my son using the original background paper of the book.
Added some color texture and cut out some butterflies.

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Playing

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These are two pages from my twins baby album using the smashbook baby.

Sometimes i use the pattern of the book and in this case i didnt.
Made the background with gesso..napkins and hodge podge.

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A is for Amazing and Attention

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A is for Amazing.. Awesome and Attention

You can see an image of the original page at the botton…

Pages covered with Golden Fluid Acrylics Cadmium Red Medium Hue with a foam brush…. The fluid is transparent.. so you can see the background..I love to work with Golden because of the texture… I put a small layer on the page.. covering the page at some points more… u can see tis in the upper left corner of the first page..

Papers and cut outs are from Sn@p!

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Childbirth May 17th 2000

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17 may 2000,  the world meets these awesome twins…..First born Tycho and 4 minutes later Carlijn.

Page covered with Golden Fluid Acrylics Cobalt Turquois using a foam brush…The paint is so transparent that u can see the original background…

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YEAH!!!

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This is the second page in Carlijn birthday album…Its her and Tycho birth announcement

You can see the original page and what i did with it….

The left page has one layer of Golden Fluid acryl, and black and white markers… The left page is covered with gesso, glimmer mist and all kind of embellishments, making the word Twins.

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yeah geboorte kaartje

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Mark Kanemura

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Made this Layout in my Music Art Journal….Its a Journal with all kind of music that means something to me….It can be the lyrics, the video.. or just the fact that the song is used in one of my favo tv shows.. (mostly) at a sad moment.

This one stands for Boys, Boys, Boys from Lady GAGA.

Mark Kanemura is one my and her favo dancers and I am a huge fan of him..

Ever since i saw him at SYTYCD season 4 and followed him. I saw a beautiful spirit that shines so so bright.. He brings out the best in the people in his surroundings and he is so gifted and talented and a really amazing person @mKiK808 follow him..

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Background made with napkins and hodge lodge, covered with gesso and sprayed with glimmer mist… in multiple layers….in wet and dry gesso. all kind of embellishments,  Tags from Basi

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Tycho

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This is the first page of  Tycho’s Baby album.. using the new Smash book baby...

The photos are from her first year and following the time line in the smash book.. ( which is not the usual time line ) but all major steps are in it.

Carlijn has the same album, same LO only a girly version…..

I started the album with an official school photo from 2012.

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Layout is made with napkins and hodge podge, gesso and glimmer mist in all kind of  pastel colors. I used the glimmer mist when the gesso was  wet… and when it was completely dry, i put another layer of mist on it..  so basically its a lot of layers of mist.
the letters are also covered with gesso and glimmer mist
tags and letter T from Basic Grey,
all kind of embellishments…

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Carlijn

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After all those years… I have a pile of photos of the kids… So i am finally gonna start with their baby albums….

This is the first page of Carlijn’s baby album.. using the new Smash book baby...

The photos are from her first year and following the time line in the smash book.. ( which is not the usual time line ) but all major steps are in it.

Tycho wil get the same album, same LO only a boy version…..

I started the album with an official school photo from 2012.

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Layout is made with napkins and hodge podge, gesso and glimmer mist in all kind of  pastel colors. I used the glimmer mist when the gesso was  wet… and when it was completely dry, i put another layer of mist on it..  so basically its a lot of layers of mist.
the letters are also covered with gesso and glimmer mist
tags and lett...

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Music Art journal

Music Art journal

Art journals i made inspired by music that means something to me… It can be the lyrics… music.. video.. or just because its used in one of my favo tv show/movies.

Art journals are made with all kind of Mixed Media Techniques…..

The Layouts are alphabetical but the letters can be used more than once….it just depends on how much songs i like with that letter…

Music Art journal

upper left Bevlogen als vogels by the 3js..LO inspired by the lyrics of the song…. background made with acrylic paint… clear sheet has the lyrics written in the form of a bird…

upper right: Angels by Robbie Williams LO inspired by the lyrics… Angels in the sky with watercolor crayons creating a kind of magical look. One of my ultime favorite songs…

bottom left: Apologize by One Republic LO inspired  on the quote used in QAF… No apol...

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Art journals

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Collage of Art journals i made earlier… they are mostly made for my all day art journal… and with all kind of techniques…Working on new ones at the moment….

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