I recently treated myself to a set of pan pastels. This journal page is one of my first efforts with these wonderfully fun little pots of color. I have long looked for a method of getting color onto my journal pages without the pages buckling, and this seems to be the solution for me. They don't dry out and they blend beautifully. I was quite proud of my effort, until I opened the journal and realized I'd created this masterpiece UPSIDE DOWN! "Dear Journal.....Mea Culpa...."