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I spent some quality time this weekend and finally finished the Garden Journal! It was meant to be vintage/18th century style, and I think it did a pretty good job of that. I'm super pleased with how it all turned out, even if it is a little chunkier than I intended. I actually had to… Continue reading The Garden Journal is Finished!
I'm not sure where February went, but I suddenly realized today that its nearly over! It seems like it has just started, and now we’re staring at the end of it. But that means that Spring is closer, and I’m okay with some warmer weather about now. March also brings with it St. Patrick’s Day… Continue reading March Challenge & A Freebie!
The newest junk journal is complete! This one is an ocean/mermaid themed journal, and I tried a few new things. A new technique involving tissue paper and Heat-N-Bond, and doing some hand lettering of quotes in the book. I really liked the hand lettering, and I may do more of it. I love finding quotes… Continue reading Ocean Themed Junk Journal
You're going to be seeing the term, "junk journals" a lot around here, and I think it might be time to explain a little. Junk Journal isn't exactly what I think of as the most complimentary name. Really, it kind of makes you think of something that's not important. That's throwaway. But it couldn't be… Continue reading What is a Junk Journal, anyway?
I finished the latest junk journal, which I'm called Enchanted Paths (mainly because that's the title on the title page of the book I gutted for this project.) Its a vintage style with a travel skewed theme. I say skewed because it isn't quite all travel themed, though it has many elements that are. Others… Continue reading Enchanted Paths JJ Flip Through
Today is the day! My Etsy shop, Nessie Craft, is officially open! *confetti throw* I hope you'll take a minute to stop by and see what I have to offer. There will be more coming, with new listings every day for the next week. There will be junk journals, digital paper packs, papercrafts, coloring pages,… Continue reading Nessie Craft is Open!