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Welcome to Life Documented Week 22 with Rebecca

Rebecca Janousek here as your host for the week! So let's get into Week 22!
Monthly Theme - Bold & Bright Quote - "Boldly be a Pop of Color in a Black & White World" Prompt - Layer stencils and use baby wipes to erase and soften Technique - Make a shaped flap/page in your journal
So I was trying to utilize some of my more unloved supplies this week, once of which is my stencils and even my new scribble sticks! So this week I found a way to use them together! (Don't worry if you don't have the scribble sticks! You can use oil pastels, pastels or even crayons!)
I started out by quickly gessoing my pages then I scraped some pink and yellow paint over the pages 

I grabbed a stencil and some baby wipes and rubbed away some of the paint! 

Then I did the same thing with some lavender paint and a stencil. 

After the purple I added white paint and used the wipe and stencil again. I just love the effects that this technique leaves you with! 

I used my scribble sticks to mak…

Welcome to Life Documented Week 21 With Anna

Hello, all you lovely documenters! 
Anna Friesen here, and privileged to be your guest this week here on the blog for Week 21!
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Monthly Theme:Bold and Bright Quote:"Whatever is TRUE, whatever is NOBLE, whatever is PURE, whatever is LOVELY, whatever is ADMIRABLE  - if anything is EXCELLENT or PRAISEWORTHY -  think about these things.   - Phillipians 4:8 NIV PROMPT: Use stencils to decorate your backgrounds TECHNIQUE:stencil randomly and loosely, using only portions of the stencils.
If you know me at all, I LOVE stencils, so no surprise that I chose stencils as the prompt. Haha!

My Week 21 consists of a weekly view over both pages in my Moleskine journal, and a tip-in with pockets. I decorated both sides of the tip-in, and the tip-in also serves as a tri-pocket. Tri-pocket? That doesn't sound right. But you probably get my drift- you know, three pockets. ;)
Weekly view:
I started by building up lots of paint using a brayer, brush and even a palette kn…