Art Journal Kits

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I am pretty excited about my new art journal kits.  This is the gift that I would love to receive!

I have used a small vintage suitcase as a little travel studio, and I have chosen the box for this kit with that in mind.  It has a handy handle to carry, extra room inside to add your own favorite goodies, and it is just right to sit on your lap as a little table.

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art journal kit

Inside the Art Journal Kit I have gathered all my favorite essentials.  Inside the lid is a list of contents, along with a short description of what to do with them!

contents with descrips

Of course you have to have a journal, and this little mixed media journal is just the ticket for on the go journaling.

strathmore journal

I have also gathered some of my favorite pens to use with my own journal.  These pens are some of the few that write well over a painted page:

The Signo Uniball 207 BOLD

uniball signo 207

The Signo Uniball in white

white signo

I have also been using a china marker a lot lately, so I stuck in one of those as well>

china marker

And then, washi tape and a glue stick for sticking things in….

glue stick washi tape copy

Of course we need some color, so I chose a large watercolor set…. 36 colors!


I also added a cute little mini mister bottle that can be used to spray water, or to mix some watercolor in for spray color, which can be used delightfully with the doilies, or stencils, or punchinella, or plastic canvas,  included in the special effects bag…also in this kit.

special effects

Here are some examples of the special effects you can achieve with these!


Here is another technique…paint dabbed through the punchinella with the enclosed cosmetic sponge.

cosmetic wedge journal background c

Other little packages I made for this kit include a pretty papers pack (contents will vary slightly):

papers and pretties papers and pretties pkg

And a tabs, tickets, and tags pack (contents will vary slightly on these too!) for making fun tabs in your journal:

tags, tabs and tickets

And for those of you a little insecure about your lettering I threw in a alphabet stencil:

letter stencil

And last, but not least is a handy little sheet full of journaling prompts!

If you would like to purchase this Art Journal Kit, go here!

Next time I will tell you all about my Smash Book Kit!



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  1. What a lovely idea. I like that it’s all packaged in a suitcase.

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