Collaged Journal Cover by Lizzy Wurmann

Hi friends, It’s Lizzy with you today sharing a new video tutorial.

I have made a collaged journal cover in a very  free or messy  style, no rules, not thinking too much, just letting it flow. The only thing I kept in mind was not using more than three colors and one or two neutrals. In this case I used Golden Sleigh BellsOcean Breeze BlueBells of Ireland Green and the neutral Café au Lait.


I started by applying masking tape to a piece of freezer paper and painting it.


 Using multiple papers and fabric pieces I begun my collage


 I assembled the small pieces then sew everything together onto a cotton fabric



 Front cover



 Back cover






I hope you were inspired to create one of your own. It definitely makes my journal look so pretty from the outside.  See you next time!


8 thoughts on “Collaged Journal Cover by Lizzy Wurmann

  1. This is really SO INNOVATIVE Lizzy! I always LOVE LOVE LOVE your work! I need to learn how to sew (LOL!) I inherited a fancy sewing machine that also embroiders and I don’t know the first thing….think I better get it cleaned and take some sewing lessons! I really love when sewing is used. Lisa : )

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