I have had a hectic week, but as I am a member of get messy habit (dedicated to creating at least one page a week) I really wanted to, and managed to, squeeze in some art journaling time!
I tackled one prompt; create your own palette complete with names. I used acrylic paint and had a great time creating my own blends. Naming colours is something I get to do at work so I was looking forward to being a bit more wild with this part! In the end though, I got a bit of writers block and went with more traditional names.
Creating my own blends was something I wouldn't normally do, I am more used to just using the colour as it comes from the tube, or making quite basic mixes. I enjoyed this process so much though, I think it is something I will return to and I feel as if I have opened up a little part of my brain.
Supplies used - I don't have a palette to mix on so I used some old cardboard.
I love the patterns my mixing made so will definitely be using this as collage fodder!
Personal favorites being lemon frosting, parma violet (named by my husband) and mint choc. I also threw in a few personal names; lobster tail, Beatrice (the name and colour of my first car) and sunflower. A few of the blues I left un-named as I couldn't think of anything!
Future collage fodder.....
I am hoping to get a bit more time next week to create more pages and actually practice the tutorials shared this week!
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