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Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Winds of change


 I have been trying for days to get a reasonable photo of this Journal page.
 Fate played its hand, so I can now share it in two places.


Its a collage piece using scraps of papers and materials, which always seem to remain on my desk. I may have a lot of imagination here, but I did think the pieces together [photo on left] look a bit like a church.
There is no step by step, or how I made it, the colours and layers were added over days, depending on what was to hand. You can see I used the same stamps that I used here  for my Speed Craft card last week 
http://meggysway.blogspot.co.uk/2014/11/a-speedy-card.html

I started this page originally for Journal 52 week 47, my prompt was 'wise words'.
Then today the very talented folk over at Art Journal Journey,
announced their  December theme -- Collage. 
AJJ has been inspirational for me, I am trying things I never imagined  I would and learning about so many Artists along the way.

Thank you for stopping by, the comments you leave for me
 are always appreciated.

24 comments:

  1. Fabulous scenery - and I so love the texture in this page!

    GORGEOUS!!!

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  2. Beautiful page Yvonne! It has lots of interest with the textures and all the stamping!

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  3. Yes, a very inspiring quote....and a lovely spread. I'm trying to keep up with Journal 52 but have decided that I'm ok with missing weeks so long as I enjoy doing the ones I manage to do! It can't become a chore!

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  4. This is GORGEOUS! So glad you were inspired to join us at Art Journal Journey! Hugs, Valerie

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  5. I want to run my fingers over this page! Totally gorgeous and I love that texture. Great page.

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  6. Wise words indeed! Lovely spread.

    Sally (still reeling!)

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  7. Wonderful AJ page. It's so vibrant and well done. Gorgeous texture, too.
    Hugs xx

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  8. Wonderful collage Yvonne with many things of interest to admire.

    Love Chrissie x

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  9. Fantastic collage Yvonne, with lovely colours and textures.
    Jean x

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  10. What stunning collage, Yvonne! Love the texture and I adore those super images.
    Great job!
    Hugs, Mar

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  11. Wow your journal page is just gorgeous Yvonne. So much to capture the eye and beautifully composed. Love it.

    Sorry I have been MIA but I am going to scroll down to see what I have missed.

    Miss you already sweets.

    Warm crafty hugs from Shirl x x x
    ShirlsCards.

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  12. Wonderful collage Yvonne, so creative!
    Val x

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  13. Wow what an amazing page, I really can feel the storm when I see this, great ART , great colours and image!! Super!!

    Greetings
    Maria

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  14. Brilliantly designed collage once again....super colours as well..
    aNNie xx
    {The Journey is the Start – my personal blog}
    I have CANDY..,.http://thejourneyisthestart.blogspot.com.au/2014/11/brea-ornament.html

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  15. A very interesting work, great done. Ulrike

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  16. Definitely a new favourite for me - this is really really special, Yvonne. I adore the subtle natural colour palette, and the beautiful textures and layers... just wonderful!
    Alison xx

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  17. Wow Yvonne, this is incredible! Your scene has so much life, I can almost feel the wind on my back! Love your quote, so perfect! hugs :)

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  18. This page has fantastc movement i it and so much going on. Really super. xox

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  19. Wow what an amazing piece of artwork - brilliantly created

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  20. Yvonne! your journal page is STUNNING! Beautiful effects throughout... you are so talented! xx

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  21. Gorgeous textured magical scenery.
    Hugs Anja

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  22. beautiful page!
    Groetjes Karin

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