Cristin, I LOVED this blog post! I totally agree that adding so much in that it squeezes “other stuff” out is a great way to go! And now I must get some Nuvo drops!! Totally adorable!! Love, kittywitty :D
Thanks for this awesome tutorial, Amy! Where I struggle most is getting watercolor to “act right” in my bible! LOL It can look beautiful on watercolor paper, of course, but in my bible, the paper gets wrinkly and the watercolor ends up pooling in all the nooks and crannies! Any advice for using watercolor specifically on bible paper? Thanks…[Read more]
I feel for you, Elaine. My experience with people like that is that they judge others and admonish them because it’s easier than looking at their own lives and what they need to improve. Like, “let me show you what you need to change, so I can avoid talking or even thinking about what I need to change.” Some people are really totally…[Read more]
This is beyond the pale, Cristin!!! For real!! I cannot get over how adorable all these items are! I bought a sewing machine last year but have not used it yet! This is really tempting, but some it is over my head! LOL Like the doorknob hanging pillow. So so cute!! But I can’t visualize how to make the flowers! Not your fault–I’m just…[Read more]
Love your page, Amy!! Especially the watercolor technique! I’m going to try that soon! Thanks for sharing (your art and your message)! I also wanted to say I was surprised to hear you are 51! Sometimes at the age of 44 I worry I’ve missed so much time (I’m sorta new to art and bible journaling) and it’s too late to start something new or have…[Read more]
This is the cutest entry!! I love your take on this topic. How awesome that you have such a strong faith in God at 15! (I have a 15 year old daughter, too! ;) ) And you write very well! Hope to see more of your work in the future! :)
Congratulations, Elaine! I’m new to Bible journaling and this community (I’m kittywittycreates on Instagram) and love getting to know you all! Elaine, you seem like the perfect compliment to Shanna! Love your style and love what both of you are doing with Illustrated Faith!
Some one once said “we have translated the Bible into many languages but never to a creative one” and that is exactly what Illustrated Faith is striving to do; provide a place to see the bible through a creative mind.