The first prompt on the documented life program is to use our DOORS in our art, before making this page I had a ponder over what doors meant to me and this is what I came up with, the door on the page opens up to reveal the words I wrote in response to the prompt:
Today I decided to add some patterned tissue paper to the pocket page I did yesterday, while I was at it I decorated the next page in my planner too, I chose the word Journey for this page because it summed up the whole new year ahead in a way.
Here are my pictures:
For 2014 Im going to take part in the documented life project (http://www.robenmarie.com/blog/2013/12/14/the-documented-life-project.html)
For this challenge you need a planner (although you could use a journal or any book you have) and each week there are going to be new themes and challenges released.
To help me get back into the swing of creating again I decided to give it a whirl, and up until today I hadn’t done anything with my planner because the challenge doesn’t officially start till January 1st!
Below is my planner all ready for the new year 🙂
I removed the piece of paper that was on the front of the planner and decided to use it to make a pocket for my book:
First of all I glued random papers all over it and let the glue dry:
Then I decided to make a background for a tag on a sheet of card using the same method as above:
I glued my tag to the back of the paper, then cut round the shape of the tag so that I would get a random background on my tag:
Next I folded 2 tabs on the back of the pocket so that I could use them to glue the pocket to the book:
Then I trimmed off the front to make it look tidier:
I decided it needed more colour so I sprayed them both with ink:
I used my heat gun to dry the ink, once they were dry I added the finishing touches and then glued the pocket inside the planner with the tag inserted, which you can see below: