Author Archives: Jenny Petricek

About Jenny Petricek

I am a mixed-media artist who loves collage, bookmaking, journaling, and memory art.

Resketch COLOR Journal Collaboration!

Hi everyone! Today I’m super excited to share with you the results of a truly amazing art journal collaboration in which I’ve been privileged to participate in the last 9 months! Tina Walker, a fabulous mixed-media artist and designer at StencilGirl Products  (and one of my role models!), … Continue reading

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Art Journaling: Jul/Aug/Sept. 2018

Hello to all! Hope your summer is off to a great start! The newest issue of Art Journaling magazine will be available on news stands July 1, and I’m thrilled to be one of the contributing artists! One of the … Continue reading

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Artists’ Café, Volume 11

Hello to all! I hope your December is off to a festive start! Mine begins with some good news to share! Back in 2010, when I began dabbling in mixed media, I became a huge fan of the Stampington and Company magazines–and … Continue reading

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Teaching-Inspired Altered Book, Part III

Hello all! Happy November! Hope this month is off to a great start for you! Here is another page from my teaching-inspired altered book. In direct contrast to my last page, which was dedicated to the teachers who’ve found romance with their colleagues in … Continue reading

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Teaching-Inspired Altered Book, Part II

Hello all! Hope the first half of October has been off to a great start for you! Here are a couple more pages from the teaching-inspired altered book that I recently began creating at a workshop at Shake Rag Alley in Mineral Point, Wisconsin: The small mini-page on … Continue reading

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Teaching-Inspired Altered Book, Part I

A few weeks ago, I paid a visit to one of my favorite places in the world, Shake Rag Alley in Mineral Point, Wisconsin, and took a wonderful altered book workshop led by Lorraine Reynolds. I’d brought with me an old 1960’s-era library book that had been … Continue reading

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“Long Journeys”

Happy Wednesday! This is another page from my “K.I.S.S.” journal, entitled, “Long Journeys.” The page was inspired by a vintage photograph of a winding road, and features old book pages, a section cut from a map, magazine images, found text, Washi tape, and rub-ons. … Continue reading

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