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7 Must-Have Visual Journal Supplies
Check out my top 7 visual journal supplies in addition to the basics I keep on hand. Get visual journaling tips, tutorials, and more!
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Jumpstarting a Visual Journal Project
What is a visual journal? A visual journal is a mixed media project that uses a hardback book as a base. These are sometimes referred to as al...
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Visual Journal Page 55: Bedtime Bear
When I realized what visual journal page I was blogging about today I was equal parts heart warmed and melancholy. This visual journal page is...
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Visual Journal Page 53: Full Heart, Heartbroken
THE STORY This visual journal page was created back in 2012 I was at a school I knew was a short term situation. After a single year I felt to...
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Visual Journal Page 41: Already on Edge
I was already on edge. I had woken up early, showered, carefully selected my most professional outfit. I was driving on 285 en route to an int...
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Visual Journal Page 40: A Part of Me
While in college I began creating large scale paintings of women in fancy dresses. I would paint the figures and background in oil paint, then...
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Visual Journal Page 38: Whispers Make My Ears Itch
This visual journal page is one of those quirky, fun pages that I love falling back on when inspiration just doesn’t seem to hit. I have...
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Visual Journal Page 37: Foggy Mornings
Looking at this visual journal page immediately takes me back to my commute to my first job. My first art position was at a high school outsid...
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Visual journal page 36: The Wedding Ring Incident
This visual journal page is about the day my husband buried his wedding ring. I have heard many ways people have lost their wedding rings. Lea...
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Story Bazaar LA: A Visual Journal Journey
I have been visual journaling for the past 8 years primarily for myself and my students. But, and a couple of weeks ago I packed up one of my ...
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Visual Journal Page 33: The Bee Incident
This visual journal page reflects my attempt to enjoy a beautiful spring day. My former classroom was large with a lot of windows and natural ...
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Visual Journal Page 32: Panetta Makes Me Think of Butter?
Before I was a Panetta I was a Ward. For 23 years I had a simple, four letter, easy to pronounce last name. There was never any confusion or s...
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