As guest host at Art Journal Journey I have chosen the theme "Fifty Shades of Red" and am thrilled with the gorgeous entries so far! You have all month so please consider joining in.
The background paper is from Basic Grey.Vintage image is from ARTchix Studio. Found paper poppy, typed and fussy cut words outlined a bit with charcoal pencil.
I have a few more vintage Valentine cards I am linking to The Simon Wednesday Challenge Blog theme of "The Color of Love":
Vintage images (Retro Café Art), kraft card stock, patterned paper (American Crafts), heart stickers (Mrs. Grossmans), fabric ribbon (Celebrate It), Tim Holtz mini stapler.
Simon Says has a sister challenge blog too . And this week's challenge at the Simon Monday Challenge Blog is "Young at Heart". My entry:
Try It On Tuesday for the theme of "Hearts and Flowers".
The Simon Says Challenge blogs both offer a $50 GC to their amazing online store every week and who ever can get enough free goodies to art with?
For the T Stands For Tuesday gang:
Henley teapot and sip on hot herbal tea throughout the day. Today it is chamomile. And our dear neighbor brought over a warm dish of -well-it's like an apple crumble-or- apple pie without the crust and it was absolutely delicious!! Very little brown sugar, lots of apples, walnuts, pumpkin seeds, oats, cinnamon. Now hop on over to Bleubeard and Elizabeth with a cuppa and see what everyone else has to offer. It never disappoints!
I also tried another bit of abstract play in my watercolor journal:
Linking also to Paint Party Friday later this week. Wishing you all a happy, creative and fun filled week!
" Just the color red makes me smile."