Junk Journal Blog

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Dec 06, 2017

Botanical Graphic - Mid 1800's

I absolutely love vintage botany illustrations. They are so exquisitely detailed! This is the cynara scolymus plant, or artichoke from the mid 1800's.

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Dec 06, 2017

Christmas Postcard From Blanche - 1915

A charming Christmas postcard postmarked December 24, 1915 to what looks like 'Mrs. Walter Rose' from Blanche. Download here.

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Sep 09, 2017

Organizing Collage Bits and
A Sampling of Glue Book Junk Journals

I just wanted to share how I organize my collage art ephemera before I start a project. When I'm creating, I don't like clutter around me. Of course some

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A Sampling of Glue Book Junk Journals"

Sep 09, 2017

4 Pockets from 1 Glassine Bag

Hi every one I made a short video of how I make 4 pockets out of a 8inch x 4inch Glassine Bag

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Aug 25, 2017

Color Your Paperclips!

I love embellishing my vintage junk journals with metals of all kinds - charms, pins, paperclips, etc. But finding them in the antiqued/bronze finish that

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Aug 14, 2017

Summer Prelude Junk Journal

The Summer Prelude Printable Journal kit is beautiful and the journal has turned out to be one of my favourites so far. Hope you like the journal.

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Aug 13, 2017

Restoring An Old Book Cover

When rebuilding or restoring a vintage book cover, would you recommend using Mod Podge to protect the outer cover and spine? I may have seen this method

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Aug 13, 2017

Home Sweet Home Journal

This is a junk journal made with the 'Home Sweet Home' printable kit with a few other ephemera pieces added. It is the first time that I used a digital

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Aug 03, 2017

Garden Glue Book
With Recycled Items

Since my man and I started to plant our garden I have wanted to make a garden journal to keep track of what we planted but also to sit during the cold

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With Recycled Items"

Jul 26, 2017

A Single Signature
Vintage Junk Journal

Can you make a junk journal with just one signature? Yes, absolutely. I used the digital kit called Summer Prelude along with a few book pages, and then

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Vintage Junk Journal"


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