Tuesday 11 March 2014

Art Journal Page - Broken Wings

Created in my Lyrics Journal, and recorded for You Tube.
Inspired by Lyrics from "Broken Wings" By "Mr Mister"

Journal - Strathmore Visual Mixed Media
Twinkling H20s - Periwinkle, Teal Zircon, Sea Spray, Wine & Roses, 
Archival Ink: Aquarmarine, Manganese Blue, Jet Black
Versafine: Onyx Black
Silks Acrylic Glaze - Ice, Guatemalan green, Olive Vine, Fern, Sky Blue, Vavoon Red
  • Indigo Blue (Wild Meadow Stamp Set) 
  • Stampin' Up (By Definition Background)
  • Memory Box (First Flight)
  • Crafty Individuals (Swirl on Border of page)
  • Alphabet Stamps: PaperArtsy (Words, Plate 2)
  • SeeD's (Typewriter Alphabet)

Stencil: Imagination Crafts (Poinsettia)
Die Cut - Memory Box (Delicate Fern)
Alphabet Stamps: PaperArtsy (Words, Plate 2), SeeDees (Upper Case typewriter font)
Ranger spray bottle (containing water)
Golden Matt Medium
Golden Soft Gel Medium
Stickles Glitter Glue: Mermaid, Lime Green
Mircon Pen - Black 01


  1. Gorgeous page in my favourite colours! Thanks for sharing this video!

  2. rachel
    so happy to see your videos popping up on you tube more often. for some reason I'm not able to leave comments on facebook - broken wings is a favorite & I have to tell you that today I was working on a project and used the same memory box butterfly flight stamp. glad to know we both
    have excellent taste in butterfliesss

  3. Love butterflies, so beautiful, and you have made an equally beautiful page here.

  4. Once again you have "Wowed" me with your talent! I'd love to spend a day in your head just watching to see the ideas come about. Your creations just seem to evolve magically... Divine inspiration at its best?

    1. Thank you Marijane, you say the sweetest things!

  5. Rachel, your creations are so full of bright and glorious colour that it takes my breath away! I love to watch your fingers and hands weave their Magic and before long something lovely takes shape. Your creations brighten my days and I am glad to have found your blog. Oh happy day!!

    1. Thank you for your kind words Britt, much appreciated :-)

  6. I was able to comment on You Tube but wanted to come on here to comment too.
    Glad to see more videos, I love to watch you create.
    was this designed around the song Broken Wings by Mr Mister? I remember it being in the pop charts & always found it such an inspiration.

    1. Thanks for taking time to comment, much appreciated, and yes, the lyrics were based on that song :-)

  7. I am totally digging your videos! TFS!

  8. Wonderful page. Thanks for making the video. I learn so much by watching.

  9. Another wonderful and artful page. I would like to listen to you plan out your ideas and why you do the things you do with the art supplies. Your have great techniques, I always learn something.