Whether you are a seasoned visual journaler or new to the concept, Journal Starters is a unique book and useful tool for your journaling adventure. Writers will also ascertain, journaling in response to images helps to jump-start their ideas. Collage artists will also find the variety of images a useful addition to their palette.Journal Starters features:100 pages of photographic imagesVisual and written promptsSample images for each visual promptInspiration Gallery of over 50 journal pages, created using "Journal Starters" images.The Sampler Volume 1 features images that reflect a variety of subject matter, styles and tastes. To spark your journaling ideas, visual and written prompts are included as well as a sample image for each visual prompt. An Inspiration Gallery of finished journal pages using the journal starters images, by author Kim Rae Nugent and 15 contributing artists including Jill K. Berry and Judy Wise, are sure to give you many ideas to apply to your own pages. The 60-pound paper is the ideal substrate for mixed media applications including collage and paint. For expanded mixed media techniques, the author recommends prepping pages with a thin coat of matte medium first. Pages are printed double-sided to give twice as many image choices for the same manufacturing cost as single-side. For online camaraderie, artistic techniques and support, the author offers a Facebook group to owners of the book.