Tuesday, 9 June 2020

Butterfly freebie ideas used in my journal

Hello friends, thanks for joining me here today. Can you believe it, two new posts, in one week... Yes it looks as if I may start using blogger a bit more again. In my previous post I offered you a freebie and today I want to show you a few options of how you can use it. I think the photos pretty much speak for themselves, but if you have any questions, I am always happy to answer.
all pages in this journal are made with coffee dyed paper.
Here you can see the butterfly a bit more clearly, I really used them mostly as embellishments. Stencils are by Tim Holtz

Here I used a smaller one to decorate a pocket



I often like to add extra little notebooks to my journals, to give more space for more journaling, quotes or like here a space to add things you are grateful for, or as you can see in one of the photos above to make notes.

This journal is far from finished, so stay tuned for further ideas and on the left of the photo above, you can see some little tags from a freebie that will be coming your way soon.

Most of the other pages, pockets etc are made with papers from collections that are available in my Etsy Shop

Well, thats it for now and like always, happy crafting and creating, and thanks for dropping by.
xxxxx

6 comments:

Maryann Laursen said...

An absolut stunning Journal here today Astrid. I love how you´ve incooperated these adorable butterflies in the pages here. Everything looks amazing and the colors are soooooo gorgeous. Amazing result as usual from you, just perfect work and whoever recieves this is a very lucky bunny, that´s for sure. And you are one clever and talented girl. I LOVE it.

Let's Art Journal said...

Wow, such an amazing journal! So glad to see your posts and the papers and images are so beautiful 😁. Thanks for the inspiration and wishing you a wonderful week! Take care! Hugs, Jo x

Dorthe said...

Astrid, a very beautiful journal, with all the lovely images, and the coffee dyes papers I love, too, not to forget to mention the colors you have used , which surely are my favorites . Everything so adorable , and gorgeous .
Hugs, Dorthe

Nita said...

Love your journal. It's just gorgeous. I'm still a work in progress lol.Its great to be inspired by amazing books. Thank you. Bless Nita.

butterfly said...

The delicate butterflies look unbelievably pretty perched in amongst the lovely sepia pages. Great to see them in action (and lovely to have another post from you here!)
Alison x

Annie said...

A fabulous post depicting your beautiful file folder and digital papers xx
I love every page x So beautifully feminine and vintage xx

Sending hugs my friend xx

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