Art Journal: Silently Correcting Your Grammar

silently correcting your grammar

Have a fun and quirky art journal page to share with you today. Using one of my fave VLVS! quote stamps in combination with collage elements from vintage en fountain pen magazines.

Textures and autumn colors. #workinprogress #texture #wip #onmydesk #showyourwork #process #mixedmediatechniques #mixedmedia #artistsofinstagram #artjournal #halloween #fallinspiration #artistofig #mixedmediaart #stencils #thecraftersworkshop

The background was an experiment with various textures and Tim Holtz Distress paints. I've also used the a ledger and script stencil from The Crafter's workshop. I kept layering and removing pants with a baby wipe to get a distressed and aged paper look.

Art Journal: silently correcting your grammar
Created some shadows with distress crayons and added some text and postage stamping plus white and gold spatters before adhering the collage images on top.

Art Journal: silently correcting your grammar

Detail close up. I also love that the vintage magazine image also has some grainy texture to it.

Art Journal: silently correcting your grammar
Definitely love how this whole page came together!

I'd like to enter this art journal page in the following challenges: 

I love creating art journal pages and experimenting with back ground techniques.  

Well in the theme of writing and doing something new I have started a new studies this year through Coursera online studies which is an adventure! I get to use my fountain pens even more regularly now :) 

Thank you for stopping by and have a great day!


  1. Wow, your page is absolutely gorgeous. I love the texture, fantastic

    Thank you for joining us at TRY IT ON TUESDAY

  2. This looks fantastic Cheetarah - the images combined so well on this fab background!
    Fabulous to see you at Art Journal Journey and thank you for joining us at TRY IT ON TUESDAY !
    Happy rest of the week for you!
    oxo Susi

  3. I love that stamp quote. It is a riot. And this page is great. Nice textured background. :) Thanks for joining us at AJJ. Hugs-Erika

  4. I was blown away by that background. I kept looking at it and admiring it. I like how you used the vintage image and the pen from a magazine. It is a very, very clever journal page, and a wonderful addition to Erika's theme at Art Journal Journey. Thanks for joining us there.

  5. Your journal page is absolutely stunning and I love the quote too! Thanks for sharing it with us at Try it on Tuesday this time. Hugs!

  6. Its a fantastic quote for the page you created. Wonderful textures and vintage style image.
    Thank you for sharing your favourite things with us at Try it on Tuesdays.

  7. This page is wonderful! The background is perfect for your images! So pleased you joined us at Try It On Tuesday! Chrisx

  8. A fabulous journal page, the background looks amazing and I love the image.
    Thanks for sharing with us at TioT
    Avril x

  9. I absolutely LOVE your wonderful page. The background is so creative and beautiful, and your page is fun and fabulous! Thanks for sharing! Hugs, Sharon


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