How to Be Inspired by Mood Board for Your Layouts

Sometimes you need some inspiration to get your creative mojo going and mood boards are very helpful for this, using textures, color, architecture, shapes, inspiring word etc. Let's get creative.

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How to Be Inspired by Mood Board for Your Layouts
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Here is the mood board I used to assist with my layout. I had a photo in black and white and I reprinted it in ombre blues specially for the layout, so I had 2 copies of my photo.

Here is the mood board I used to assist with my layout. I had a photo in black and white and I reprinted it in ombre blues specially for the layout, so I had 2 copies of my photo.

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Inspired by the mosaic print on the mood board I sponged black paint through my stencil.

Inspired by the mosaic print on the mood board I sponged black paint through my stencil.

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Using the different shades of blues in the mood board, I chose a couple beautiful shades from Art Anthology and started splattering on the page.

Using the different shades of blues in the mood board, I chose a couple beautiful shades from Art Anthology and started splattering on the page.

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Using the different shades of blues in the mood board, I chose a couple beautiful shades from Art Anthology and started splattering on the page.

Using the different shades of blues in the mood board, I chose a couple beautiful shades from Art Anthology and started splattering on the page.

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For my title, I had wood pieces, using my crop-a-dile punched holes and using black archival ink stamped my letters. Black Soot was applied to the tops of the wood pieces.

For my title, I had wood pieces, using my crop-a-dile punched holes and using black archival ink stamped my letters. Black Soot was applied to the tops of the wood pieces.

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Mist with water droplets and dry quickly and it provides a nice woodsy look and texture.

Mist with water droplets and dry quickly and it provides a nice woodsy look and texture.

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Embellishing is everything, I never think you can embellish too much, so I added clear seed beads to my flowers, and here and there added sterling glass glitter to the page.

Embellishing is everything, I never think you can embellish too much, so I added clear seed beads to my flowers, and here and there added sterling glass glitter to the page.

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Add brads to your wood pieces and attach to page, I added some gray fibers to under the florals and more inspiration from the board I dipped my lids in the paint for the circles.

Add brads to your wood pieces and attach to page, I added some gray fibers to under the florals and more inspiration from the board I dipped my lids in the paint for the circles.

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Give the mood board a try and see what kind of inspiration you gather from it. Enjoy !

Give the mood board a try and see what kind of inspiration you gather from it. Enjoy !

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All supplies listed with * in the front can be purchase at Art Anthology's store HERE www.artanthology.net/

All supplies listed with * in the front can be purchase at Art Anthology's store HERE www.artanthology.net/

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