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Saturday, 5 January 2013

New Beginnings and new stamps :D)

This months prompt from Dawn's Journal Journey's is
I have new stamps....from Papermania's Chronology collection


(and yes I have just noticed I spelled beginnings wrong :/)

Easy start, as I have gotten into the habit of wiping excess paint from other projects onto book pages


and I also received some new Cosmic Shimmer chalk sprays for Christmas, so I added green ad yellow to blend the page


Over stamped with new stamps and TH Distress Soot black(took ages to dry on top of shimmer sprays so I recommend stazon next time)



In fact it was taking so long to dry that I rubbed most of it off, but as happy accidents go it just faded the images into the page more, which I liked :D
After that it was a matter of doodling with my sakura souffle pens. 

The jounaling reads:

Life is full of new beginnings...
if we only take the time to enjoy a few...
we will find great adventures!

 Relish the Adventure...


Enjoy :D XXX
Am linking this to So Artful Challenges..TIME challenge
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13 comments:

  1. A fabulous first page in your journal, looking forward to many more ;)

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  2. Great first page! I'm quite impressed with Docrafts and the Chronology collection...got a pad of 6 x 6 papers, a stamp and some embellies in the Jan. goody bag!
    Happy New Year Gina.
    Hugs xx

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  3. A very promising first page you did! Love the new stamps, especcially the globe and that you doddle the lovely rose flowers...♥♥♥

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  4. you are having great new beginnings already - and new adventures with your journal. It will be a fun year to watch your journal fill up week by week. I look forward to seeing your pages. Your new stamps at great! xoDonna

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  5. How very true...look forward to your artistic adventures in 2013 ;)
    xoxo Sioux

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  6. Wonderful layering...well done Gina!

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  7. Great page Gina, love the sentiments and agree we should take more notice of our new beginnings and adventures.
    Go for it girl!
    hugs {brenda} x0x

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  8. What gorgeous pages, they are absolutely magical! Perfect for our TIME challenge, thanks for being Soartful with us!

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  9. Lovely to see your colorful pages in progress and I too hate to waste paint so wiping the brush clean on other surfaces is a plus isn't it ;)
    Great end result too!

    Happy new year to you!

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  10. Happy New Year to you.

    Your jornal pages are amazing

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  11. Oh I do like this page and I loved the old left over paint with the new stuff. A wonderful over all spread hun. A Happy new year to you from Journal Journey's thanks for joining in again xx

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  12. gorgeous page, wonderful colors! i saw it over at dawn's journal journeys. happy new year! xo

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