A commonly asked question is “what do you put on the first page of your art journal?” I actually take the stress off of myself by always starting the first page the same way.
|The first page of every art journal says “art Journal by Miriam Schulman.” Kind of goofy, right? But why stress yourself out over a process that is supposed to relax you?|
|Here you can see how I coordinated the colors in the “address” page with the first page. Creating the address page as a mixed media detail gave me a sense of completion and closure with my journal.|
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Hey, I’m Miriam Schulman and I create mixed media art to tell stories. I also teach other people how to craft their stories with art. I give them the techniques they need to get the results they desire which brings more joy to their lives.
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