Tuesday, March 2, 2010


First assignment from Polka Dot Robot's Quiet Nights art journal class: Escape. It was pretty appropriate for my first day not having a "real job." I'm pretty excited to keep up with these assignments. Wanna see what I did? Well, here you go:


To slip or get away, as from confinement or restraint; gain or regain liberty.
TODAY is the
first day since I
E • S • C • A • P • E • D
from a 9-5...
...oh, the possibilities...

 Here are some of the page details:
(I'm really into the flourishes right now, I guess. I got my Japanese masking tape from Ginko Papers, in case you were wondering.)
(I love this yellow and white bake's twine I had on hand. It went really well with my color scheme. And the paper airplane pattern on this scrapbook paper--LOVE! It came from Cosmo Cricket's The Boyfriend Collection.)
(It's amazing the amount of inspiration you can find in a magazine.)

So there you have it! This was so much fun and therapeutic! I'm actually late on starting the second assignment. Thankfully this is a go-at-your-own-pace class. My kind of class! Stay tuned for Assignment Two!


  1. I love it! I had such a hard week last week and it seems to be coming into this week. Art journaling is so great for that ;) I can't wait to see more of your pages


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