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Oh, the roads I’ve traveled!

Tried this little experiment I read about in an art teacher’s magazine at the library.  (Just browsing while I was waiting for my husband to finish up some research).  I glued a map page in my journal (8×10) and covered … Continue reading

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Pages O’ Faces

About a month ago I divided a two page spread in my art journal into 18 spaces and over the next several weeks drew 1 or 2 stylized faces a day.  Sometimes the faces came from some inspiration but mostly … Continue reading

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Offerings

Started out this page by writing in my journal with a watercolor pencil.  Next I took a paintbrush and clear water to go over a large part of the written entry.  This obliterates a lot of the writing and you … Continue reading

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Am I smiling?

Needed a little break from my “faces” project so I tried something a little different–just a fun collage inspired by rummaging through my collage stash.  I have one of those plastic carts with six skinny drawers.  I labeled each drawer … Continue reading

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Get your face in the newspapers :-0

My newest famous friends!  Well their faces ARE in the news!!   This is a series of five faces in my 100 faces project I did with torn bits of newsprint.  I tore bits of paper out of the newspaper not … Continue reading

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Three Ladies and a Man

Numbers 16, 17, 18 and 19 out of 100!  Only 81 away from my goal…..let’s see, if I can get 4 done in a week that means I will reach my goal in 20.25 weeks!!!  That’s at approximately 6am on … Continue reading

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15 down, 85 to go

Few more done towards my 100 faces.  These are “cheater blinds” from Drawing Lab # 11.  Drawing Lab, for Mixed Media Artists by Carla Sonheim.  Used a marker (Pitt Pen) to draw mostly blind contours–peeking here and there, hence the … Continue reading

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100 Faces

Talked about finishing some projects I started in a previous post.  Well, the online drawing class I’ve been taking has helped me along on the 100 faces project!  No, it’s not just a coincidence that the project came from Carla … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Ladies

  My Silly 5 class has been keeping me busy with daily worksheets and YES, I’ve been doing lots of drawing. One week into the class and I’ve got a pile of fun drawings–two weeks more to go. So glad … Continue reading

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