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"Ideas Grow Here" Floral Journal Planner

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"Ideas Grow Here" Floral Journal Planner

designed by Micaela Spiggle

Paint your planner to capture all of your bright ideas with DecoArt Media!

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SUPPLIES

DecoArt Media® Fluid Acrylics

  • Cobalt Teal Hue (DMFA10)
  • Cobalt Turquoise Hue (DMFA09)
  • Diarylide Yellow (DMFA11)
  • Green Gold (DMFA14)
  • Hansa Yellow Medium (DMFA50)
  • Naphthol Red Light (DMFA19)
  • Primary Magenta (DMFA29)
  • Pyrrole Orange (DMFA21)
  • Titanium White (DMFA39)
  • Yellow Green Light (DMFA46)

DecoArt Media® Specialty Products

  • Matte Medium (DMM20)

Other supplies

  • tracing paper
  • transfer paper
  • pencil
  • #10 flat brush
  • #1 liner brush
  • #1 round brush
  • pen or pencil
  • printed images
  • journal (of choice)
  • day planner (Heidi Swapp Planner)

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. You will need a journal of choice, a pencil, brush, and fluid acrylic colors: Yellow Green Light, Cobalt Teal Hue, Primary Magenta, Diarylide Yellow, Naphthol Red Light, Titanium White, Hansa Yellow Medium, Pyrrole Orange, Cobalt Turquoise Hue, and Green Gold.
  2. Use a pen or pencil to trace and transfer only the label shape into the center of the journal. Use a round brush to mix (1) part Titanium White with (1)part Cobalt Teal Hue. Use mix to fill in label shape and base coat the pencil.
  3. Then use a pen or pencil to trace and transfer the rest of the pattern. Use a round brush and liner brush to mix colors to paint the flowers and leaves on the journal and pencil.
  4. Then go back to add details on the flowers using lighter or darker details on journal and pencil.
  5. Use a liner brush to mix (2) parts Titanium White with a small amount of Napthol Red Light to outline the label shape. Then use the round brush with Titanium White to paint the quote on.
  6. Use similar colors to paint matching labels for your journal, print off either days of the week or months, matte medium, and a flat brush.
  7. Use a round brush to paint labels in the insides only.
  8. Use scissors to cut out words of choice in font of choice. Use a flat brush to adhere the words onto the painted labels with Matte Medium.