Lavender Dreams – Journal Page

I’m trying to use up some of my craft paints in my journal.  I started this Sunday and worked on it some more this afternoon and finally finished it.  I used the green paint and painted the facial features.  Then I used my Lyra graphite 9B crayon to go over the features and to draw swirls all over the page. This graphite is water soluble, so, I used water to bring out a darker graphite color. I’m loving learning how to use it. I put the dots on last as an after thought…I hope I didn’t over do it. 🙂

5 thoughts on “Lavender Dreams – Journal Page

  1. No, you did not over-do it! I love this piece and not just because it’s lavender. She has such a beautiful face, and the hair is great with the touches of green and aqua.


  2. I love the expressive face, the gorgeous color palette, and I believe you truly cannot overdo an art journal page… just keep going and going until you are finished!


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