Collage in junk journals

Doily pocket: Jan's Junk Journals

I share some of the ways that I use collage in junk journals. I show you: What is collage, how to apply scraps for collage, and where to use collage in junk journals. Firstly, what is collage? collage/ˈkɒlɑːʒ,kəˈlɑːʒ/noun a piece of art made by sticking various different materials such as photographs and pieces of paper … Read more Collage in junk journals

Printables in My Junk Journals

My journals are filled with lots of imagery. I use printables in my junk journals to enhance the pages. As well, I use some to embellish the covers and tags in journals. Antique Postcards is a junk journal which uses patterned paper from a stack called Antique Essentials by Kaisercraft. The imagery is vintage postcards … Read more Printables in My Junk Journals

Free Junk Journal Cards

Upcycle junk paper sentiments added

Following on from my gluing scrap strips to junk cardboard to make tags, I have been painting and stencilling on more trash cardboard and packaging. And I get free junk journal cards for my efforts! [su_youtube url=””] While you can buy beautiful readymade cards and tags for your journals, it’s much more eco-friendly to make … Read more Free Junk Journal Cards

Ephemera storage from trash

I needed something to store tiny ephemera in. So I made a chest of drawers from the boxes that our single serve dog food comes in. Easily made ephemera storage from trash cardboard saved from landfill! The twelve pack cartons have two six pack cartons inside. Each of these has a drawer that slides out. … Read more Ephemera storage from trash


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