Art Journaling


Art Journal page Spring – “Spring & Butterflies” Challenge

Hi everyone, Heidi from here, today I would like to show you an art journal page that I designed around the March Challenge mood board. I love the teal and brown color combination and I adore butterflies so I had a lot of fun creating this page! Today I’m working in my 7Gypsies Architextures…

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HOW TO VIDEOS – art journaling with 7gypsies

Art journaling – for some easy and relaxing, for some a challenge and a task out of the comfort zone. Whichever group you belong to, there are no rules you have to follow or expectations that you have to meet… and that makes art journaling awesome! We have for you Tracy Dickson with three very…

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Junk Journal 7gypsies Style – Win Exclusive Swag and Handmade Junk Journal!

you can win A 7gypsies handmade junk journal ALong with some creativation 2018 swag!   If you were not able to attend the Creativation Show in Phoenix, Arizona this past January, well, we are bringing the show to you with a chance to win Exclusive Swag, custom designed Vintage Junk Journal from Candy Rosenberg along with…


“We Heart You” – February Art Journal

Today Crew Member Juli Ondrush share a fab Art Journal inspiered by this months challenge. I love to Art Journal based on my faith! This month is all about Love, not only for that special someone, but also for the love of each other as friends, coworkers and humans in general. Our friends are the…

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Wings on Wednesday – ‘Fallen From Glory’ art journal cover

Today’s Wings on Wednesday welcome Betz Golden who altered the cover of her Bee Architextures Mix and Match pad to become her art journal showcasing pin ups. Over the years I have collected images of pin ups that I adore. Pin ups often find their way into my art — especially the ones from the…

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Handmade Thank Yous For Handmade Gifts

With no idea what to expect when the big 50 birthday is here, will I feel sad, will I feel glad, will the day be like any other or will it be a day to remember?  Well, to be honest, it was all of these and more, but the most amazing part of the entire…

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Home – Junk Journal in the making

A junk journal is typically made with craft supplies, recycled paper, junk mail and other found materials. Do you see where we are going with this? Yes? YES! We all have plenty of those! Craft supplies, scraps of paper, found fabrics and other cartable elements. Now, instead of proudly hoarding them in boxes hidden all over our…

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Using Parchment Rub Ons in your art journal

The Architextures™ Parchment Rub-Ons is a great item to use in many of your craft projects. Crew Member Marie Johansson used elements from the “Build” Parchment for a simple, yet eye-catching Art Journal spread about her creative goals for 2018. Let’s start with describing what you get in just one pack of the Parchment Rub-ons and…

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Life Is Good – altered composition book

One of our new 2018 Crew members, Traci Hayner Vanover has a flair for all things vintage with a design style that is appealing and whimsical, with a decidedly quirky twist. She spends happy hours discovering long-hidden vintage design treasures from the past that become the canvas for her own unique voice. It will be…


November Challenge Winner & Features

We had a couple of amazing projects entered to our November. YOU all our followers inspire us so much! We love to see those gorgeous entries to our challenges from ALL around the globe. That is one of our biggest goals with our challenges is to reach crafters all over the world.   We want to say THANK…

This blog is a compilation of inspiration from the Canvas Corp Brands family including Canvas Corp, Tattered Angels and 7Gypsies.