Debbie's Tutorials
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Welcome to my little creative corner of the site! While I am the site creator, I also want to share junk journal tidbits and personal projects.


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Debbie's Latest Projects

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Vintage Junk Journal
With Key Closure
 
This is a vintage style junk journal I made with a vintage book cover and coffee dyed paper throughout. I was especially happy with the grid pattern my …

Easy Fabric Journal Cover
Tutorial And Flip-Through
 
Here's a tutorial of how I make quick and easy fabric covers for junk journals. If you don't have fabric, you can recycle things such as - large burlap …

Postage Stamp and Ephemera
Junk Journal
 
Here's the junk journal I've been calling 'Big Red'. I've included a variety of old ephemera and some cancelled postage stamps. My hope is that someday …

Five Barriers To Making Awesome Junk Journals 
Junk journal newbies often express that they're overwhelmed when they first start out (which is how this junk journal site came to be, with the hope to …

Mixed Media Journal Cover Tutorial 
Here's a fun way to decorate an old book cover. Art supplies used: 1) Faber Castell Gelato crayons 2) Matte gel medium 3) Acrylic paint …

Embossed Spine Tutorial 
Here's the embossed spine tutorial for the baby shower book I made to keep my grandson's greeting cards (it is formerly a workshop in the EVG Garden …

Vintage Junk Journal
With Cabinet Card Cover
 
I love cabinet card photos and the frames that were typically used to display them. So I decided to design my own in a few different sizes and styles so …

Inside Out Envelopes 
Here's another way I recycle security envelopes. 1) I cut the envelope at the two ends so that I can open it like a page that has a fold in the middle. …

Painted Envelope Junk Journal 
This little junk journal was really fun to make. I used many supplies from the Creative Collections club box from Rachel's Jazzy Creations. I also used …

A Junk Journal For Creative Ideas 
This is a junk journal I made a while ago to list all the possible creative ideas I'd like to try. It's one of my all-time favorite journal creations. …

Soft Leather Look Cover Techniqe 
I created this faux leather junk journal cover with my favorite new product, Kraft-Tex. It looks and feels just like leather and it was really easy to …

Retro Style Recipe
Junk Journal
 
Here's a great way to recyle an old binder style recipe book. I created new dividers with tabs, and included various recipe cards. It would be a great …

Baby Shower Greeting Card
Junk Journal
 
Here's a baby book I made for my grandson, using the greeting cards from his baby shower. For the info I mention in the video, see the links at the …

Tattered {Vintage} Glue Book 
This glue book is one of my favorite junk journal projects so far. A glue book is when you create collages on your journal pages. It can be a combination …

How I Use Junk Journals 
Newcomers to the junk journal craze often ask what jj's can be used for. In these two videos, I share some of the ways I use them in my daily life and …

Another Way To Use 4x6 Printables - plus a few extra jj tips 
This junk journal was made from a hardcover book. I wanted to use a printable journal kit in a different way than binding the kit pages 'as is'. The 'Loving …

'Things With Wings' - Doodle Glue Book/Junk Journal 
As a digital designer, part of my work involves printing my digis before I list them in my shops, to make sure they look good on paper. That often leaves …

Faux Leather Hardcover Technique Not rated yet
Here's another faux leather technique I use, this time on an old hardcover Reader's Digest book.



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