Monday, 7 March 2016

Journal Page and Inchie

Hi All and happy new week to you. Thank you for calling in today and for the lovely comments you leave here for me.

Art Journal Journey have the theme If You Go Down in the Woods. (Just had to change to the Journey word as I always seem to type Journal Journal) I wonder if anyone else does that?

As Vic and me always seem to seek out woodland walks I have made us into the Green Man and the Green Woman


I changed this photograph to black and white then colour, spray painted it in Paint Shop Pro


Every Inchie Monday  has Spaceship as the theme this week

A bit simple but I based it on one my son made from a kit in 1970s

Have a great week everyone

Love Chrissie xx



25 comments:

  1. Wonderful journal page, green suits you! Thanks so much for joining us again at Art Journal Journey. Lovely inchie, too. Hugs, Valerie

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  2. I love how you have made such wonderful additions to your already fabulous woodland scene! Love the 70's style inchie too! Hugs, Chrisx

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  3. A beautiful woodland scene, a great idea to turn yourselves into the green man and woman. Lovely inchie too.
    xxx Hazel.

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  4. Good idea to change and colour on the own photo. You made it very clever and it looks so nice.
    The inchie is just great.
    Have a happy day xx

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  5. I love what you have made on this page Chrissie - super!
    Thank you for joining us again at Art Journal Journey!
    Lovely inchie as well - I didn't know that you are a mother to a son as well.
    Have a great new week dear Chrissie!
    oxo
    Susi

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    1. Sadly no more a mother to a son as he died in 1999 Susi but wonderful and very happy memories for me.

      Love Chrissie xx

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    2. I am sorry to hear this Chrissie! This is so sad!
      ♥♥♥
      Love
      Susi

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  6. That is sooo cool - who would have thought to use a photo and recolour it and adapt it - I love it and the wording too. Your inchie is a super idea, brings back memories of the hyped up space era of the 60's and 70's.

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  7. You are too funny Chrissie! This is such a great page, I love the little squirrel of course!! Great puzzle piece too! hugs :)

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  8. I like the collage you made and I remember my brother making a "spaceship" like that one too :)

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  9. Fantastic page, Chrissie, I love the way you transform your photos into a digital work. The inchie is so cute as always!
    Hugs, Mar

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  10. A fabulous alteration of one of your beautiful photos. Mr and Mrs Greenman look like they are enjoying a day out.
    A super inchie Chrissie, and a lovely memory for you to have.
    Yvonne xx

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  11. What a great idea to take a photo and change it like that! Love Mr and Mrs Greenman and those lovely animals. Wonderful inchie too. Just happened to read you comment back to Susi, - my heart goes out to you Chrissie, but good to have such wonderful memories! Big hugs!

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    1. Thank you Astrid

      Hugs Chrissie xx

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  12. nice spacesship - love that it came from something your son made

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  13. Some green kudos to you on a great green piece. Love the two of you and your green faces. So clever and creative.

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  14. I love the work that you do with PSP I am jealous of all the work you do with it. I also love the inchie it is so '70's

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  15. Beautiful created creation with lovely colours and a lot to look at....xx
     {aNNie}

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  16. Great memory niche, and love what you have done with your photos.

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  17. Lovely picture, the transformation is both fun and creative. Nice idea to include your son's artwork on the inchie for a very personal touch.

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  18. I love how you switched up that photo. Its a great page for into the woods. Have a great day. :)

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  19. Nicely collaged woodland scene arranged with such interesting wildlife! Sorry to hear of your son. I remember building the various 3-D paper puzzles, especially the lunar landing module with all its fiddly little bits. That was soooo 1969! Have a brilliant day! Cheryl

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  20. Nicely collaged woodland scene arranged with such interesting wildlife! Sorry to hear of your son. I remember building the various 3-D paper puzzles, especially the lunar landing module with all its fiddly little bits. That was soooo 1969! Have a brilliant day! Cheryl

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  21. Love this fun journal - great quote!

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  22. Love the green face and how it fades into the background. Another great puzzle piece too xx

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Thank you for all of your comments. Reading them brings precious moments. Isn't it great to be able to be in touch with so many nice people in this way.