Friday, February 27, 2015

Artful Challenges and sweet mail art


 spending time making journal pages for friends...

  Linking up with Alphabet Soup! over at Artist Trading Post Challenge Blog

 


spending time challenging myself in my journal...
challenge over at Community Thrive
Linking up to Art Journal Journey ~Birds, Beasts and Humans
               
received a most beautiful mail art postcard from a dear friend, Judy Shea! thank you my friend!

                  
 Life is good!!  
Namaste'

Jackie ")

27 comments:

Valerie-Jael said...

Beautiful work again Jackie! Would love for you to link again to Art Journal Journey! Hugs, Valerie

die amelie said...

Looks like you are having wonderful challenging times, Jackie!

Great journal page and painting!

Have a lovely weekend!

Claudia xxx

froebelsternchen Susi said...

Love your two pages ... amazing textures in the first one,,and a lovely birdie on the second one..
would fix Art Jpurnal Journey as well! Judy's artcard is fabulous!
Happy weekend dear Jackie!
xxx
Susi

Pam Tucker said...

Your art journal work is fantastic! I love your style. Also, thank you for your kind words today on my blog. Hugs!

froebelsternchen Susi said...

♥♥♥
Thank you for linking up!

sirkkis said...

Your art journaling is gorgeous. Love it.

craftytrog said...

I love your beautiful art Jackie!

Uuna said...

Life is great and art is fascinating :-)
Wonderful art journal!! I love especially the first one, it is very interesting and magnificent, but I love birds, too :-)

It can't be true that I found myself to making a book for art journal or art, I don't know yet what's coming.
Have a nice weekend :-)

Sue C said...

Fabulous journal pages ! Thanks for joining us at ATP Exchange. Sue C x

Annette said...

All is wonderful my dear and the Art Journal page just sing. have a warm and snug weekend. We have gotten so far a total of 5inches of snow, but by Tuesday I think in the 50-60 temp. off to stitch or something xoxoxo

Julie Ann Lee said...

Well, Jackie your blog always makes me feel that life is good! I love your journal pages - such rich use of colour and what fabulous mail art from your friend. xxx

Bev said...

Oh lovely colourful pages to brighten us up thanks for sharing and enjoy your weekend....

~*~Patty S said...

ooo your page for your friend is marvelous and your birdie such fun too!
Happy mail like Judy's card sure can make your day.
Happy Weekend to you and yours dear Jackie...
oxo

massofhair said...

All three projects are amazing, love to see your journal play, your whimsical bird is beautiful :-) x

Win Dinn said...

Gorgeous spreads - particularly love the lushness of the first one. And how fabulous to get such beautiful happy mail! xoxo

Astrid Maclean said...

Oh wow Jacjie, these must be some of my favourite pieces of yours, amazing journal pages, specially LOVE that top one, stunning the way you have blended all the elements together!!

Your mail art piece is gorgeous too!

Ruth L said...

Amazing spreads Jackie, fantastic way to spend your time ;-)

aimarii said...

Oh yeah, life is good, every day is lovely. Always is something nice to do. I like your journal page too.

Edzellinni aka Linda Edkins Wyatt said...

Beautiful colors and softness on your bird piece :-)

Zsuzsa Karoly-Smith said...

Lovely artwork, Jackie! A real feast for the eyes with all those dimensional textures. The journal page looks fantasic too with those soft colours. Beautiful mail art as well! It must have been so exciting getting it in the post!

denthe said...

Wow, that journalpage looks awesome! Lucky friend! And your colourful bird is just adorable :-)

toni said...

Oooooooooo! Love your journal pages, gorgeous rich colours and wonderful textures! Thankyou for joining us at the ATP Exchange . Toni x

Julia S-W said...

Wonderful Art Journal pages Jackie! I love the iconic image surrounded by the contemporary layers - stunning! Thanks so much for joining us at ATP Exchange. Juliax

Shilpa Nagaonkar said...

Stunning pages Jakie, you make lovely layers and texture.

butterfly said...

Another amazing post full of inspiring ideas and colours. I love the fingertip page - fabulous celebration of an amazing image!
Alison xx

Maelchen said...

I have come to visit you, dear Jackie, now that I have time and peace to get my computer going. And I find your art as well as your inspirative other images very stimulating! I love how you have a look at the world around you and let us have a share of it.
Greets from Manu

Susanna said...

Beautiful bird! I love those colours! Thanks for visiting my blog on weekend ♥ Have a nice week!