Category Archives: Creative Journal

Paint with Me~ Halloween Junk Journal Cover

Hello! A continuation from my last video, I am painting the cover of my Halloween Junk Journal! I am currently taking a class by Mindy Lacefield called Happy Haunts. So fun to create something different then what I typically paint. This is a beginning to end video of me painting the cover to a personal size planner. I am using it as a Halloween Junk Journal! So grab your coffee/ tea and paintbrushes and let’s create!

Halloween Junk Journal set up

Hello and Welcome back to my Channel! In this video I am putting together a Halloween Themed Junk journal. I have gathered papers and fun ephemera and will be filling it up with all things cute and spooky. I am taking a Happy Haunts class by Mindy Lacefield so I plan on filling my journal with the artwork I create in her class! Come along and let’s get spooky!!! I am using a personal size ring bound binder to fill up with all the things!

Halloween Junk Journal Video

Nostalgic School Day’s Memory Video 7~ When I Grow Up

Welcome to Video 7 in the Nostalgic School Day memory documentation. Today we are documenting about “What did you want to be when you grow up? I’m writing a letter to my older self from my younger self. I created an envelope for my letter like I use to in elementary. As I mention in the video, I will be coming back to do a final flip thought and add bits here and there.

Nostalgic School Day’s Memory Video 6~ Programs and Plays and a FUN Questionnaire

Welcome back to Video 6 in the Nostalgic School Day memory documentation. Today we are documenting Program and Plays and documenting a fun “All about You” page. Do you remember a play or program you were in? What did you enjoy about it? Did you dress up? What do you remember about your costume? Below I have created a “all about you” I created a questionnaire to color and fill out to add to your journal about you when you were younger. pick any age and document it! Time to Color!

Nostalgic School Day’s Memory Video 5~ Favorite Teacher

Welcome back to Video 5 in the Nostalgic School Day memory documentation. Today we are documenting Your Favorite Teacher! Who was your favorite teacher? What grade? What was their name? What did you love about them? Or maybe you have a least favorite teacher? Tell the story why you did or didn’t like them. Let’s document it! I created an library envelope and filled with colorful library cards, one for each teacher. Then I wrote a memory about each one. Also sketched out a small map of my old playground! Now let’s play!!

Nostalgic School Day’s Memory Video 4~ Favorite Subject

Welcome back to Video 4 in the Nostalgic School Day memory documentation. Today we are documenting Your Favorite Subject! Did you like school? What was your FAVORITE SUBJECT? Is there something you learned that you absolutely loved and still remember today? Let’s document it! In this video I’m also taking you back to kindergarten and making a rainbow from a paper plate. Oh my gosh so fun and carefree. Hope you are inspired to get your paints out, get a little messy and have fun creating!

Nostalgic School Day’s Memory Video Three~ Transportation

Welcome back to Video Tree in the Nostalgic School Day memory documentation. Today we are documenting Transportation! Did you ride the school bus or the city bus to school? Did you walk or your parents drive you? Here is where you will tell a “Transportation” story. Below you will find a printable bus/car school template. Paint yours either of color of the vehicle you were transported in. I was a school bus rider and my story is about how kids aren’t always nice and like to pick on others (me). Keep in mind, not all the stories you document need to be rainbows and butterflies there are thunderstorms that will are part of your story too. I hope you are inspired to tell your story and have fun creating!

Nostalgic School Day’s Memory Video Two~ Lunch Time

Welcome back to Video two in the Nostalgic School Day memory documentation. Today we are documenting LUNCH TIME! Who remembers what they ate for lunch? Did you take a lunchbox or buy from the school? Below you will find a printable of a lunchbox, school milk shape and words. I the video below I will be making a small booklet to add to my lunchbox to tell a few stories along with what I took for lunch and what my parents took for lunch. Have fun creating!

Introduction to Documenting Nostalgic School Day Memories Video Series~ Bonus Video

Hello! Welcome to the first video in “Documenting Your Nostalgic School Day Memories” In this video I am showing you how I plan to document and the supplies I will be using. Everything is packed in my Magical Backpack! Also, below you will find a print out of the topics for the series. The Series will run August 9-15th! Each day we will also have a fun project to create and add to your journal/scrapbook/junk journal (however you are planning to document). Are you ready for some fun? Me too!!!

Printable file Below:

Nostalgic Summer Memories~ Video 5: Documenting Using TASTE

Welcome back to video number 5 in the Nostalgic Summer Memories Video Series. In this video I show you how I documented TASTE with recipes from my grandma and my FAVORITE cake ever! So many options to document about the tastes of summer!

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