Welcome back to another week of the Season of Introspection – the examination and observation of one’s own mental and emotional processes. And this is the final week of the Season – I am sad to see it finished, but my altered book journal is full and almost bursting at the seams and I love that.
I made quite a few spreads this week, despite feeling a bit flat and having a busy week. I used the 10 minute background technique that I shared as my Creative Team tutorial this week (you can catch it on the blog if you are a Get Messy member). Here are a few of them.
I also wanted to try out Katie’s face tutorial again for fun and scripted 10 things about me right now in the background. I never thought I would enjoy painting faces – but I actually do now.
And last but not least, a spread totally inspired by Queen Vanessa and her flip pages. This one has three flippable sections and a bit of hidden journaling underneath. Yellow is an unusual colour for me to use, but I was drawn to it this week for some reason. And I even painted on fabric – that was fun.
And that is it for the Season of Introspection – I may post a round up of my favourite pages next week. Stay tuned for the next season of Get Messy, starting early August.
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