Monday Makes – Wilna Furstenberg

Scrapbooking and art journaling are things that have become pretty popular in recent years, thanks to things like Project Life and bullet journalling. One lady who is massively keen on both of these paper-based crafts is Wilna Furstenberg, who uploads beautiful videos of her work to her channel. Whether you love scrapbooking or art journaling, or you want something relaxing to watch, you need to check her out!

art journal

Some of you may be wondering what art journaling is. To put it simply, it’s filling out a journal with art and words to express yourself. There aren’t any rules and it doesn’t have to be an expensive craft, you just fill it out how you see fit! It’s a highly creative and personal craft that can be very therapeutic! There are plenty of resources online if you’d like to learn more about it, but if you’d like some page inspiration or ideas, you can take a look at Wilna’s Extremely Thankful pages or these bird and nature themed pages. Although the videos are over 10 minutes long, Wilna goes into detail and shows her process from start to finish, so you can get a really good idea on how to achieve certain looks.

scrapbookAs well as art journaling, Wilna also creates some stunning scrapbook pages. Scrapbooking is a craft that has been around for centuries, but Wilna brings fresh and modern ideas to the table on how to make a scrapbook look gorgeous. Just take a look at how she layers the elements in this video to create a beautiful Valentine’s page. If you want to see something a bit more summery, take a look at this colourful Love page. There are a ton of scrapbooking videos on Wilna’s channel, so whether you’re a beginner or an expert, it’s definitely worth having a look!

wilnaEven if you aren’t into any of these crafts, her videos are a really great watch. It’s so relaxing watching someone be creative with their hands and seeing a project from start to finish. We also think that Wilna has such a soothing voice, so try not to have a nap whilst listening to her talk about mod-podge and crepe paper!

If you’d like to see more from Wilna Furstenberg, you can take a look at her blog or her Facebook.

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