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Wednesday, April 25, 2012



I love the colors in this journal cover. I have purchased my journal but it is still just a plain store bought journal. This one certainly provides the inspiration to get started.

Kathy Eddy

Your cover came out beautifully! I love the colors you worked with here and that little hot air ballon is too fun. I almost bought it when I was there and now wish I had.

Sheila Bacon

I really appreciate the pix and description that walked the reader through the process of creating your journal cover which is gorgeous. Love the elements which create the texture and are so eye catching.

Lynn Greenberg

Love it. I've started two with base washes and then stopped. Hopefully, I'll go finish and enter them now.
Thanks for walking us through your process.


This is wonderful. I love your step by step process.


This is beautiful! I understand the 'structure' making it hard to let go, right there with you, but I agree, NEVER too late, NEVER! Keep playing because I want to see more of you fun creations!!!


Your background is pretty and my go-to colors right now. Love the washi tape and the tag on the cover.

Dara Lynn Hale

Wonderful cover Broni! What a unique way to "theme out" the cover with the traits and personal spirit that inspires you!

maria langston

wow a very beautiful creation, and the mixed of colors congrats

JoAnn B.

Beautiful journal cover. Love all the details. TFS

Daisy Sparks

Thank you for sharing you story! Loved reading about you. I always appreciate your step by step details. Can't wait to see the art you create with your journal.


Love your layers and great colors. Thanks for sharing the methods you used, a journal is on my list of things to do. Have a great week

Ruby C

What a wonderful and colorful cover for your journal. Thanks for sharing your creative process. I love all your layers. Fantastic!

Lisa Somerville

Beautiful altered journal - love the colors!


I love it! I love the colors! The images you chose really impart a sense of freedom, escape, breaking loose...I love how you layered the earth pieces, and have that wonderful balloon image rising above...really fabulous! Can't wait to see what goes inside!


Beautiful journal cover - I loved your ideas of creation. Very informative. Keep up the great work.

Susan Tidwell

Lovely cover! Enjoyed the step by step creation.


Gorgeous piece of work! Love the colors together!


I love the distress stain effect...absolutely gorgeous! I haven't try it though.

Carol E Brooker

What a beautiful cover, love the colors. Thank you for sharing it.

Kittie Caracciolo

Broni Girl, this is a stunning project. I love your color combination for your journal. Hugs! Kit


A great cover.. much more fun than the original!


Love the dimension.


I like your cover, I like your various "symbols" butterfly, stars, balloon and the colors are nice. It looks fun !

Dee in NH

Wow! Thanks for taking the time to explain how you got to this gorgeous cover! I love it!!

Joanne O'Brien

Great journal cover! liked the way you showed us how you did everything! Thanks for inspiring me to try it.


Wow--I love the colors, layers and details! And of course the butterfly ;-)

Denise Bryant

Pretty journal! I love your cover colors!


Absolutely gorgeous!


Wonderful cover- those colors are beautiful! I particularly liked your "My favorite color is water" comment. :)

Victoria Sturdevant

So beautiful! Each element is perfect.

Marjie Kemper

Your cover is beautiful, Broni. It's so freeing, isn't it? Love the way you've layered so many goodies on here.


Beautiful cover! LOVE the colors.


Love you journal cover...the colors are wonderful and the textures I can see I want to reach out and touch! Thank you for sharing. Have a super day!

Peggy Cain

I am so loving your cover I have that journal too I got mine at HL with a 40% off. didn't think about doing the outside guess I'll be working on that tonight. I also need to see if my Michael's has that balloon stamp I love hot air balloons thanks off to the next site...


Beautiful page! Love the background and those colors. Thanx for sharing :)

Suzanne Bouchard

What an inspiring starting page! This gives me the urge to get my color washes out to make my own!

iris Soscia

Just beautiful. Iris


Oh my goodness! I just got 2 of those journals not long ago and haven't had the courage to use them. I think this blog hop will help me change that. I loved your thought process and will take more notes so if I get stranded or can't remember how to start this will get me started.


I got the same Journal not to long, also on sale. My cover Art was a little different but I love yours....thanks for sharing!!!

Carol Mc

Love the cover. Thank you for walking us through with the pictures.

hilda aka Crafty Creations

An amazing piece of art with stunning colours,fabulous theme and wonderfully brought together - thanks for your inspiration

Cathy Yamashita

I love your cover! The blue/purple background is gorgeous.


Oh wow! How gorgeous!! I love it! Makes me want to break out the many journals I have bought over the years and make the front as pretty as yours.

Melody Holcomb-Hockin

I liked the tip for the mixed media journal. I loved the journal cover. The mixture of colors and stamps were wonderful.


lovely journal cover! you are on your way! thank you for sharing.


WOW! Great tag, wonderful words and fantastic color. Enjoy your journey into its depths.


That is an awesome start to a journal. I just recently started doing art journaling myself and find it a very unique way to doing art and not having to worry about the outcome. This blog hop gives me an excuse to decorate the cover of mine. which is still blank. Thanks for some ideas especially the use of the stencils and spray inks


Your journal cover is amazing! The process you followed is beautifully displayed and the layers represent not just you, but the many pages contained within.


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