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Sunday, 15 May 2016

All Aboard for AJJ


A travel hybrid page that began its own journey  from this spread......




A sprinkle of Brusho power  and a good spray of water for the background..
These were  try out pages for  some Tim Holtz stamps.




I had a picture of a rail travel poster  that I wanted to add,  I thought it quite unusual to see a piece of a train carriage used as the shape for the British Isles.
The train I have had stored for ages, so sorry I cannot remember where it came from to give credit.






My journey today would be by train, an old steam engine  chugging along,
a more leisurely way to reach your destination and see the countryside.
I will be joining the folk at
 Art Journal Journey
with this spread
 where the theme hosted by Erika is.... Journeys.

Thank you for stopping by to see me today,
I always appreciate the comments you leave for me.

19 comments:

  1. Love your pages today, and I would also love to travel on a steam train again like I did in my youth and student days! have a great weekend, hugs, Valerie

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  2. Oh wow.. this pages are awesome Yvonne! Thanks a lot for another fantastic idea for Art Journal Journey!
    oxo Susi

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  3. This is a great spread Yvonne. I love the train image- tomorrow I used a train in on my post too. Great minds think alike I guess. I also love the Brusho background. I like how you used the ad to make it more like a travel poster too. Have a great weekend-hugs-Erika

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  4. Wow! Very unusual collection of images here today Yvonne particularly the British Isles bit, a new one to me too - I fully understand why you kept it:-)

    Sally x

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  5. A wonderful spread, the images are fabulous especially the poster.
    xxx Hazel.

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  6. Wonderful spread Yvonne with just my sort of scenes.

    Love Chrissie xx

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  7. More wonderful pages today Yvonne. Clever use (as always of the elements). Loving the backgrounds you create.
    Hugs Flo xx

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  8. WOW, what a wonderful pages. Great background and design... i love it.
    Greets Carola

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  9. The effect of the Brusho works so perfectly and such a great theme.
    Brilliant!
    Wishes
    Lynne

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  10. A great page, Yvonne. The the Brusho background is fabulous.
    Mar xx

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  11. I'm always so impressed with your work with the Brushos. I have tried several times and always end up with a puddle of mud! Wonderful page Yvonne. Happy Sunday. hugs :)

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  12. A steam train sounds good to me! I love how you have used the Brushos for this gorgeous spread! Have you seen Paul Mertons's programmes about request stop stains around the UK? Hugs, Chrisx

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  13. I've seen Umbrella Man, but never Balloon Man. This stamp is wonderful.

    Golly, that train image the shape of the British Isles is simply unbelievable. I was over the moon when I saw it, since I have such a love for my ancestral home! Thanks for the ride today.

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  14. There is a "stop that train" - reggae song, which is now in my mind! P.

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  15. Great pages Yvonne! Love those train images. I would like to travel in an old steamy too!!

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  16. Another stunning set of pages in your journal Yvonne and very impressive how you have used the Brusho powders.

    Warm crafty hugs from Shirl x x x
    ShirlsCards.

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  17. Really lovely pages Yvonne!!!
    Train travel is so exciting and relaxing at the same time.
    Our family has a love of trains both old and new.
    oxo

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  18. Long time no visit...so sorry. Thought I'd just check in...lOVe the train map image, such great pages Yvonne. Hope you're well. Hugs Ruth xx

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