Colour me positive
Pink frame, dandelion seedhead. Quote: sometimes the smallest things take up the most space in your heart. Winnie the Pooh
Art journal journey
week 11:Image: kite. Word: soar. Prompt: write about where you would go and what you would do if you were lifted into the sky and carried away. Technique: include fabric on your page. Quote: One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar. Helen Keller.
This one was done before Tuesday so a more upbeat spread!
I've used a ready made background, stamped 3 kites & a girl with a kite + the word SOAR . I them stamped the kites & girl separately, coloured them / cut out & glued to my page then added the handwritten quote.
ART PROMPTS GALORE
MAR. 12-18: Torn and Tattered// Scavenger: Green, Beige or light brown, An image torn into pieces, Stamping with paint using a random object, Punch outs or die cuts, Book page pieces, Scrap or two of brown paper bag, plain or not, Black felt pen, Item of your choice, Words
Stamped acrylic paint using bubble wrap, a picture of Bailey taken last week completely with the tumour in his muzzle and one of the ones in his neck protruding, green bookpage foliage diecuts, a torn paper heart....
Theme - Exploring styles
Prompt - Fragmentation
Techniques - collage, fragment, mark making, texture
Quote - ‘If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change’ Wayne Dyer.
Russia .....land of the tsars and mad Rasputin, the gulags & Alexander Solzhenitsyn, Chekhov, Tolstoy, Tchaikovsky, Dostoyevsky, Pasternak ...vast expanses of land & snow....Dr Zhivago! The mad glory of St Basils church in Moscow and the Kremlin, the splendours of the palace (the Hermitage) in St Petersburg, samovars, bears, Stalin, Lenin & Trotsky, the myriad forms of Matryoska dolls, the Bolshoi ballet, the Volga river & lake Baikal, the steppes, Ural Mountains....a land a stark contrasts!
I'm sharing a part of the country map, the flag and a stamp from dad's collection...