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Ricë has one of my bracelets up on the give away block! Check it out.
Winner in Friday’s give away.
A fabric give away.
Drawing for the package of bookcloth scraps completed.
Right: A silver mail box that is actually a holder for a roll of postage stamps. (You unscrew the bottom, put in the roll, and the stamps feed out the mail slot at the top, where on a real post box mail would be inserted.) The quarter is there for a size comparison. Yes it […]
I love looking at the sketchbooks and journals of other artists. I enjoy seeing how their art materials choices make differences in their art. I always learn something from their use of the page, page spread, or negative space. I am curious to see how some artists go totally visual and others lay on the words. Pattern, color, texture (of collage) all draws me in. I have a sense that I am watching the artist work his way to a conclusion in a very personal dialog. I am intrigued by process.
Attraction to this material causes me to seek out sketchbook facsimilies and other published records. I was thrilled to find the fabric artists Jan Beaney and Jean Littlejohn.