As you probably know, once a month on our blog, we have a very special guest, Zinia from Abstract Inspiration. We just love it when she visits! She is a SUPER talented lady that dabbles in tons of different art mediums, but her main love is Art Journaling. She creates video tutorials that are chocked full of fun ideas and techniques! So, whether you are an Art Journal enthusiast, mixed media artist or card making afficianato, her techniques and ideas can be used all kinds of projects. So let’s jump in and get started!
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We are pleased as punch to feature the wonderful and charming Zinia Amoiradou of Abstract Inspiration today. You can always count on Zinia’s project to be filled with luscious colors, fun designs, and great techniques.
Today she is using Distress Oxide reinkers and Distress Stains to create a kaleidoscope of circles and colors. Take a look at the video to see how your blank journal page becomes a piece of art.
Continue reading “Cosmic Circles Art Journal Layout by Zinia”
The end of the month has come so quickly! The only thing good about that is that we get to visit with Zinia of Abstract Inspiration again. It is always a great pleasure and she never fails to bring us something luscious to drool over.
Take a look at this spread this month. We just love it. It seems you can just fall into it… much like Alice in the Wonderland story where she falls down the rabbit hole to an enchanted place.
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Oh, what a great day it is to share a fabulous art journal project by Zinia of Abstract Inspiration. Zinia has brilliantly created a beautiful layout using Altnew’s Botanical Garden stamp set and a newcomer that is capturing the hearts of everyone, Distress Oxide Inks.
Take a look at the beautiful images and the VIDEO on how she did it!
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It is a happy day when we get to share an art journal project by Zinia of Abstract Inspiration. Spring is in the air with this new art journal spread. Zinia has created another magical page of beautiful blooms.
Check out her video and see how you can make your own project with her techniques and ideas.
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We are always so excited when Zinia of Abstract Inspiration visits us. Her projects are always sooo creative, fun to do and beautiful. In this project, those luscious colors just jump off the page.
See how she creates a different look from the flower stencil and be sure to check out her how-to video!
Continue reading “Color Bursts and Stencil Fun with Zinia, including video”
I can’t believe it is nearly at the end of the month. February has zoomed by before I could blink. But the good news is that it is time to feature another Zinia Amoiridou of Abstract Inspiration art journal project. She always has such fun, creative and cheerful projects with a step-by-step video.
This project is sure to chase the Winter blues away!
Continue reading “The Unfolding Art Journal Project… Zinia’s Way”
Oops… this post was written and published and this morning… PUFF! it was gone. So here is a recreation. So sorry for the inconvenience. Technology is great until something goes wrong, then it goes terribly wrong. Anyway, enjoy another beautiful art journaling post by Zinia Amoiridou of Abstract Inspiration. She is a super talent and always has fun projects to offer… and a video!
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It is a bright winter day and it is such a pleasure to share Zinia’s sunny flowers, in anticipation of Spring, using Dylusions Paints. For those of you that may be new, Zinia Amoiridou of Abstract Inspirations is a very talented and super creative artist that loves art journaling or canvas creation. We feel so privileged to be able to share her beautiful and fun exploits.
This canvas is created with minimal supplies, but lots imagination! Try your hand at it, or scale it down and make a scrapbook page or even a card using these techniques.
If you want to learn more about Zinia, then scroll down and read her bio. Before you do, watch her latest video below. It is so vibrant and cheery, it makes you want to smile all day through!
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This is Zinia here with you today. As the holidays approach I thought it would be fun to share with you a slightly Christmas themed project that can also work all year round.
Instead of working in my art journal, I decided to use a flat canvas board. This way I can hang it on the wall as decoration or gift it to someone for the holidays.
Continue reading “Peace & Joy Wall Hanging”