Handmade Refillable Journal Distressed Violet Plum nebula Jewel Original 6x6


One of a Kind Handmade Journal
by Elis Cooke.

“There is only one great adventure and that is inwards toward the self.”--Henry Miller

This journal is made with 2 sturdy canvas panels as the covers. It has a flexible spine of handmade book cloth so it opens flat for ease of writing or sketching. It has an elastic to keep it closed which can also be used as a bookmark.

It is decorated with a washi/ rice paper collage and painted with acrylic paints. The inside covers have been glazed with metallic paint and distressed.

This journal has been painted with acrylic paints. The inside covers have been glazed with copper paint and distressed.

The journal starts with 4 inserts of blank 20lb bond pages each. The cover can be refilled with inserts by slipping the used pages out and sliding the new pages in. Or they can be attached traveller style for additional topics.

The other option for refilling is to cut your own paper to the dimensions listed below. It is refillable with any type of paper you choose (water colour paper, sketch paper, scrap booking paper). This is a great size for a sketchbook or art journal as you can easily remove your page to work on it with wet media, then replace it once it dries.

Size: 6x6x 1 inch spine/ or 15.2x15.2 x2.5cm
Pages: 96
Elastic strands provided in spine for inserts: 4
Sections/ inserts: 4 blank
Cut Refill Paper to: 5 1/2x11 [5 1/2x5 1/2 folded] or 14x14cm

This journal has 4 inserts/sections which could be used for separate topics. ie writing, sketching, photos, scrapbooking, painting, art journalling, to do lists, daytimer etc.

***To make your own journal with a refillable binding see the pdf tutorial available now:

NOTE: Colour Accuracy can vary depending upon monitor settings. Metallic paints tend to shift depending upon the light source, so it can be difficult to capture accurate tones. Photos are taken in natural light with no flash.

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