Abba’s Love Weekend Journal

For this journal, I returned to my original favorite palette when introduced to Golden Fluid Acrylics, Pthalo Turquoise, Quinacridone Crimson, and Quinacridone Nickel Azo Gold. Then I added Gold metallic and a bit of Permanent Violet Dark. My friend, Kim, had given me some paper from Florence Italy, one of my favorite places, and it seemed to want to be included in this journal. It was a joy to go through the process of journal making in the Art Journaling Weekend Workshop. Because this workshop was for a specific group of people, it was a bit different, catering to the… Read More

Amazing Abba Art Journaling Retreat

Our Abba Art Retreat – What an amazing time we had playing and painting! I got instantly excited when my longtime friend, Michelle Watson, called to arrange an art journaling retreat for some  women she mentors, who in turn mentor 7th and 8th grade girls.  She said I would fall in love with these lovely ladies, and she was right! We met Saturday and Sunday, played and prayed, painted and laughed… The photos show better than I can tell, the beautiful, energetic women and their artistic expression in their “Abba Art Journals” Dr. Michelle Watson leads dads who have daughters… Read More