7 “Novel” Ways to Use Old Books in Your Artwork

Friday, February 10th, 2017

I’ll make a confession — I love to cut up books. It may sound barbaric, but there is something immensely satisfying about cutting up a book that you were forced to read in school, or a book that you totally hated.  These books find new life in mixed-media canvas, card making projects, and art journal […]

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I’ll make a confession — I love to cut up books. It may sound barbaric, but there is something immensely satisfying about cutting up a book that you were forced to read in school, or a book that you totally hated.  These books find new life in mixed-media canvas, card making projects, and art journal […]

I Wonder Art Journal Page by Guest Artist Kasia Krzyminska

Friday, February 12th, 2016

Today’s post is by Guest Artist Kasia Krzyminska. Somerset Place would like to thank her for her contribution and her amazing artwork, which was originally featured in Art Journaling Summer 2015. Sometimes simplicity is all we need. I love working with layers and mixed-media techniques, but when it comes to everyday art journaling, it’s just […]

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Today’s post is by Guest Artist Kasia Krzyminska. Somerset Place would like to thank her for her contribution and her amazing artwork, which was originally featured in Art Journaling Summer 2015. Sometimes simplicity is all we need. I love working with layers and mixed-media techniques, but when it comes to everyday art journaling, it’s just […]