gee_elsi (gee_elsi) wrote,

The esthetics of an Art Journal Page

Yesterday, I finished an art journal page based on a prompt from the Art Journal Caravan. I quickly uploaded it to the gallery and then sat back and took another look at what I had created. And the critic in me noticed that a couple of the papers I had used when making the Matryoshka dolls were very close in color to the background.

So, I spent some time trying to come up with a color change for the background which looked good with the Matryoshka dolls. Eventually I gave up and selected a light neutral color:

Here they are side-by-side. I think I made the right decision to change the background.

Tags: art journaling, digiscrapping, journal, journals

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