Collector of Memories
Loose journal page
Mixed media using Faber Castel Gel Sticks, acrylic paint, gesso, stamps, tissue paper, etc., on 9x12 water color paper.
"Everyday moments become cherished memories"
"collector of memories"
"Remember the wonderful parts"
I started this to practice relaxing about "messy looking" backgrounds.
... I made myself stay away from pen outlines. It was hard, but I'm glad I didn't give in. I didn't like the pencil sketch of her face, but as I painted she changed and now I really like her.
I'm eager to practice some more.
Labels: art journal, Creative Every Day, inspirational, journaling, mixed media, mixed medium, motivational art, painting, portrait