This year's contribution to the Brooklyn Art Library's Sketchbook Project got filled with a great outpouring of ideas in the final couple of weeks before the deadline. If you already saw the first flip through - this is a longer version - with close ups and all!
"There will come a time when you believe everything is finished. That will be the beginning." — Louis L'Amour. This year's #100dayproject is all about the doodle for me. It's my meditation, my therapy, my escape from the noise of my thoughts. For 100 days this year I'm sharing these little mark making experiments with … Continue reading 100 days of doodles: 1-9
It's that time of year again , Instagram is full to bursting of 100 day projects. I love the variety of ideas that populate this challenge. This is my third year of participating.
The methods for ink dying paper are as simple or complex as you want to make them. Here are my 5 top tips to paper dying.
Early in my blogging days I was documenting my experiments in ink dyed paper. Earlier this year I began playing about with these old book pages and something in my creativity woke up. I began what's turned out to be an epic adventure into paper dying.
“The thoughts we choose to think are the tools we use to paint the canvas of our lives.” - Louse Hay
When I've got just a few minutes to spare I go to my art journal, find a blank page or a space, and doodle. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YajcO8N8cH8 These are the background layers that inspire what comes next. This is how I fill the scraps of time while I'm waiting for paint to dry, or a file to … Continue reading Doodling in between times
Where do you find your inspiration? how do you stretch your creativity to include new patterns and shapes?
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