Sunday, 11 June 2017

Going forward

ABIDE is the cue word at Journal 52

To remain; continue to stay. To continue in a particular relationship, attitude, relationship, etc. To tolerate. To endure. Synonyms: Accept, tolerate, bear, consent, withstand, live with. Prompt: List what you can and can’t abide. Explore where you are ‘abiding’, and where you are resisting. What does it mean to you to ‘abide’? Oracle:

What do you need to accept and live with that you might not want to? What things have you been tolerating that you can shift or change? How can you better ‘abide’?

A pice of "marine" Paper received in happy mail, new stamps of a mermaid & seaweed, die cut "seaweed " & letter stickers.

Week 24 at Life Documented 

Monthly Theme:  Art Marks and Doodles

Prompt:  To incorporate under paper into your page.

Challenge:  To add art marks and doodles into your page somehow.

Quote: Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all ~ Helen Keller

Underpaper & more underpaper, doodles using white Molotow & Gelly roll , Black Sharpie.

Art prompts galore 

PROMPT FOR JUNE 4-10 : MUSIC// Scavenger: yellow, pale blue, song lyrics, rubber stamping, picture of a domestic animal, doodles, random stickers, numbers

I got everything covered here!

Art journal journey have gone with fairy tales for their image, word: story, prompt: write about your favourite fairy tale or nursery rhyme. Technique: use words or images from your favourite children's book. Quote: stories tell us of what we already knew and forgot & remind us of what we haven't yet imagined. (A.L.Watson)

A background that got a wash of gesso, some Paper Artsy stamps, a cut out lady from a magazine & alphabet stickers....

Colour me positive 

A great attitude becomes a great day which becomes a great month which becomes a great year which becomes a great life
Underpaper, lace stamping, Dyan Raveley colouring book image & quote.

Every inchie Monday 

And our new animal is Zebra.....


  1. Oh my gosh Sally, your collection of projects is wonderful, I love the abide page with the beautiful mermaid in her underwater scene and the gorgeous life page with warm summer colours and fabulous doodles. You've really gone to town this week with your diverse choices of imagery and designs. Xxx

  2. Fabulous art again Sally.
    Yvonne xx

  3. Lovely work Sally, I also love your undersea page, that's where I would abide, if I had the choosing! Your little zebra is a darling, Dixx

  4. Yes great art work Sally funny how we are all drawn to the undersea one - great research on abide - makes you think and the doodle one great sentiment by Helen Keller - it's just all so clever and a very dear little zebra - so cute, J J x

  5. Lots of wonderful artwork and an adorable inchie

    Love Chrissie xx

  6. Fabulous pages, love the mermaid one especially. Great zebra as well.

  7. Beautiful pages and cute inche.

  8. So many wonderful items this week! Love them all