12 Methods to make a DIY artwork journal

Listed here are 12+ artistic methods to make a DIY artwork journal. As a result of we’re so completely different – so are the varieties of crafts we would like o make, even with regards to guide and journal making! I hope you want one in all these concepts and check out it out!


It doesn’t matter what time of the yr, month, week or day, I’m all the time within the temper to create a brand new guide by hand. There’s something so fascinating about constructing a group of clean pages, able to be crammed with concepts, ideas, drawings, sketches and no matter else.

I occurred to be wanting on-line for brand spanking new concepts for my subsequent artwork journal mission once I determined to place collectively a round-up so we will all get impressed collectively!

I’ve additionally blended in a few of my favourite tasks I’ve made all through the years. After I do make a brand new journal, I’ll be certain to share the tutorial right here!

Click on on the titles for the hyperlinks.

1. Report Album Scrap Web page Journal

For this one, I gathered up all sizes of leftover paper items and included them into this guide. I made three signatures and glued them inside a file album that I minimize to measurement.


Here’s a video I made about it!

2. Art Journal Made From Cardboard, Muslin, Paper and String 

The material actually makes these come alive and offers them a lot character. What a pleasant means to make use of up extra material, too!

3. Journals made from cereal boxes, by Bee-Inspired 

Everybody has these provides readily available. I can’t consider how clear this appears, so stunning! Generally it’s okay to go the minimalist route, particularly with a view to get your ideas straight.

4. Ribbon Trimmed Composition Guide 

A.okay.a Mexi-Boho type! In the event you don’t really feel like making a guide from scratch, merely use ribbon and glue to the entrance of a clean guide or journal and you’re good to go!

Dig by means of your trim and ribbon stash. all of them collectively make such a cool “composition.”


5. Composition Book-Turned-Journal

That is freaking wonderful! Ashley from Lil Blue Boo took an old-fashioned composition guide and reworked it right into a blended media artwork journal.

It appears hefty and suave, able to be put to good use!

6. Bliss Guide

Discover a random guide, clean or in any other case and embellish at will. Simply be sure you fill it with all of the issues in life that carry you bliss. Then when you’re  having a down day, you may return and have a look at it and get cheered up!


7. Quick and Easy Journal by Jen of Eve Designs

If you wish to get occurring one thing quick so you may get to the enjoyable a part of adorning, try this tutorial!

8. Mini Journals by Flop Cloud

These are so cute, you may match them within the palm of your hand! They might even be good to provide in teams, tie them along with embroidery thread.

9. Stenciled Scrapbook Paper Journal

If you wish to skip the clean pages, right here is an effective way so as to add texture. My inspiration was the attractive handmade papers from India!

10. Cloth Journal by Ayala Art

Whether or not you wish to make this mission or not, it’s simply plain enjoyable to look at! She goes to nice lengths to make this stunning guide!

11. Resin-Coated Journal

I poured resin on wax paper to create a big sheet, then minimize it as much as make guide covers! I used all variety sof papers inside!


12. Junk Journal by Sugar

That is the journal I wish to make! OMG, so cool!

Which one is your favourite?


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