July Beach Ball Cover page

There’s no doubt that summer 2020 has been an adjustment. Although I have been keeping very busy, it still feels like there isn’t much to do! When my husband and I aren’t busy with our schedules and creative endeavors, you can find us at the pool. We were so happy when we heard the news that our complex was opening the pools for the summer. Life is strange and navigating through the new normal does present its daily challenges. It is nice to be able to relax by the pool and have that taste of summer every now and then!

Summer days growing up in my home meant spending the whole day in the pool! We would spend hours in the pool with our friends playing games and soaking up the sun. Those were the best days and the inspiration behind July 2020’s cover page in my bullet journal! If you follow my work, you likely know I love a simplistic design with a POP of color! These little beach balls were the perfect choice to achieve my ideal bujo design. I hope you find something to inspire you this July and soak up every bit of summer you can!

I went back to the basics for this design and used colored pencils for the cute little beach balls. I tried using markers at first but the beach balls looked very one dimensional. Prisma colored pencils are very buildable and blendable creating dimensions to your drawings. They are my go-to when markers aren’t doing the trick. I used my .01 sized micron fineliner pen for the lettering of July and a blue mildliner to give the idea of a pool! I decided to add little water droplets for some added details!

Thank you for checking out my July 2020 Beach Ball cover page! I am excited to see what the bujo community is inspired by this summer! Keep tagging me in all your recreated designs. Here is a look back at July’s 2019 watermelon cover page & July’s 2018 Mandala Crescent moon!

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Happy Creating!

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