Thursday, 10 November 2016

Tag and Journal Page

Hello Everyone. I hope your week is going well. Our weather has turned cold and wet and the sky looks grey and dark so another crafting day I think with my daylight lamp shining on my crafty space.

Go Tag Thursday have the theme Home/House/ Houses.


I started out with one of Valerie's photographs of the clouds in the sky. Then I altered some houses to make a row reaching up into the clouds

At Art Journal Journey the theme for November is to make a collage with no leaves, no wings and no faces. It was chosen by Susi and it is proving to be quite a challenge.


I painted a background and scanned it then printed out and stuck the sheet into my black page journal

Next I made large die cut daisy shapes and stuck then onto the paper. Hadn't a clue what to do with them so it all just evolved.

Thank you for calling in and have a great rest of the day

Love Chrissie xx





18 comments:

  1. Two great projects. I love those colourful buildings. They look almost like embroidery.

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  2. Both pieces are great. Glad you could use the photo. Thanks for joining us again at AJJ with your floral piece. Have a great day in spite of the weather, hugs, Valerie

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  3. Hi Chrissie! Your pieces are fabulous!! I love all the detail and inspired use of color. There is nothing more cozy than a dreary day spent creating in the craft room, and you definitely outdid yourself!
    Hugs,
    Nancy

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  4. Wow.. two wonderful pieces today Chrissie! Thanks a lot for joining AJJ again with this delicate floral piece!
    Super!

    Happy Day!
    oxo Susi

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  5. What a brilliant way to start the day! I love this page with those wonderful houses reaching up to the sky! Your journal page is all the more special for that wonderful quote! Hugs, Chrisx

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  6. Love the tag with the houses reaching up to those dramatic clouds - fabulous, and a great journal page and I love the quote.
    Our weather has brightened up so hope yours has too..
    Avril xx

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  7. Hi Chrissie, both are fabulous, love the backgrounds on them both. Amazing work.

    Hugs Lorraine xx

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  8. Beautiful pages, I love the houses. Happy Thursday, Shirleyxx

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  9. I am so impressed by other people's works this month. Wow. That is a deep flower page. I love it Chrissie. The tag is a lot of fun too. Hugs-Erika

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  10. These are wonderful, Chrissie. The houses are fantastic and really clever and colorful.

    I think your flowers evolved nicely on this page. I also like the quote, something I need to hear right now!

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  11. Wonderful artwork as always, Chrissie

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  12. Two great pieces of art and very creative.

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  13. Its a wonderful atmospheric tag, with the housed and the photo base. Love the art journal page, a great design with all the flowers.
    Yvonne xx

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  14. These are two great pieces Chrissie xx

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  15. I know what you mean, I wouldn't be without my daylight lamp this time of year :-). Your tag is gorgeous, the sky and houses are beautiful and the addition of the black bow is the perfect embellishment! Your page background reminds me of autumn and is a lovely setting for all those lovely flowers you created! Enjoy the rest of your week! J :-)

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  16. These are fab Chrissie, I love your houses and the go so well with Valerie's photograph xx

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  17. Chrissie your Tag is fabulous..I love the high rise buildings against that sky...
    Thank you for joining in with this weeks challenge at Go Tag Thursday..x

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Thank you for all of your comments. Reading them brings precious moments. Isn't it great to be able to be in touch with so many nice people in this way.