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Junk Journal Ideas You Can Try

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Junk journaling can be a fascinating hobby where you can explore your creativity to create new art. You get to explore the use of different media and experiment with colors, images, texture, and so much more. There are so many fantastic junk journal ideas found on the Internet, especially on Pinterest and Instagram. There are almost no rules for making junk journals, aside from using junk or scraps as much as possible. Of course, a junk journal begins with your canvas – your journal. There are so many journals you can use to start with. You can either use an...

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What’s The Difference Between Scrapbooking and Junk Journaling?

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If you are new to the craft, you may find it confusing to tell the difference between a scrapbook or a junk journal. In general, there are no one-size-fit-all rules when it comes to memory keeping and journaling, but different types have a common characteristic. After all, why limit your creativity to the rules? What makes scrapbooks and junk journals similar is that they make use of scraps and mixed media to decorate a blank sheet. They can be both used for memory keeping ot taking down important events, so what makes it different? Scrap and junk don’t mean the...

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History of Fountain Pen: A Timeline

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Although the history of fountain pens is somewhat long, there are some aspects of their history that most people don’t know about. Given that fountain pens are becoming increasingly popular due to an increase in awareness of the many benefits they provide and the technology being made considerably better over time, there are quite a few things even the most experienced pen enthusiast might not know. Modern pens have come a long way from their predecessors. When you ask Google who invented the fountain pen, it won’t give a definite answer. There will be several names that pop up, leaving...

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What is a Junk Journal & How to Use One?

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What Is A Junk Journal? Have you ever seen beautiful product packaging, like a floral tissue box and just think “this is too pretty to throw away”. But what would you possibly do with it? Perhaps there is a way to upcycle it, like by making a junk journal!  Junk journaling and the term itself has evolved over the years. Depending on who you ask, you may get a variety of answers, but at its simplest, junk journaling is a form of art journaling or scrapbooking. Traditionally, junk journaling is just what you may imagine it to be, purely crafting...

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