Creative Journaling Boho Style

 

In the September Brimbles Box I was in my element! There was so much in there to get creative with. I still have loads left over. I chose the stationery box. If you missed my last post here are the contents…

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I’m currently journaling on many different topics such as, gratitude, affirmations, etc. I’m using Tomoe River paper and making my own inserts. I find this paper takes inks and paints very well. As I experimented with the stamps from this months box I struck upon an idea using watercolours. On a piece of paper I watercoloured on, I stamped the dreamcatcher stamp…

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This then gave me another idea. To use watercolours to paint the dreamcatcher in a way that was new to me. After using waterproof ink to stamp my dreamcatcher, I got out the paints I had purchased from Anna’s shop. You may/may not be aware that she currently stocks art supplies. See here.

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I then chose colours I was drawn to, and painted onto the dreamcatcher, letting the colour run.

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Next I stamped the quote “Dream Big” from the stamp set.

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I loved how it turned out so much that I then turned it into an insert for one of my Travelers Notebooks…

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This month I started a course, some of you may be familiar with, called The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron. I’m using a Fauxdori bought from Flying Tiger to document my progress. I thought it would be a lovely idea to decorate it using the stickers from this months box…

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I loved this months Brimbles stationery box. As I mentioned earlier I still have loads left over! I feel like I must have used it up after everything I did with it. But I still have ephemera, stickers, post it’s, and washi left. The postcard, which is really special to me, has a place reserved for it on my new vision board…

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If you would like to see an unboxing of this box, please visit my YouTube channel HERE.

 

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