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Nicely designed and useful book that will give you inspiration and plenty of ideas for your art project,
This review is from: No Excuses Art Journaling: Making Time for Creativity (Paperback)
"No Excuses Art Journaling" Gina Rossi Armfield is a book that will teach you how to make art journal, and after its reading only your imagination will be needed to make the best journal you've ever made.
Armfield came up with No Excuses method where people could express themselves creatively, whether they have much or little free time.
She divided her book in five chapters - in first one she informs about all the things - pencils, colors and other materials - that will be needed in order to create a dream-come-true journal; second chapter discusses preparation of your journal; in next chapter you'll able to learn how to add personal touch to your journal that will help it differs from all the others; fourth part is all about techniques and skills - writing, drawing - that will be helpful in the process of preparing a diverse art journal; while last chapter is divided into 12 subsections, each for one month that will give you inspiration and plenty of ideas for your art project.
The author in one place nicely said that all persons are creative beings, and all we have to do is to unlock that part of our brains. And precisely with the help of such kind of book, that combines a multitude of useful ideas and tips presented in the form of instructive text and colorful images, helps that everyone even with a small amount of free time will be able to make a breathtaking art journal.
The level of detail and the wealth of small tips that the author put into her work is truly impressive - and all that additionally makes this nicely designed and useful book definitely recommended for all those who want to try themselves in this creative activity.