Archive for December, 2015

I like this journal with its good all-media paper, but, being bound with substantial wire rings, it does not lie flat on the scanner. I’ve just tried photographing this collage by artificial light with my iPad. Not really a keeper (the photo) but …

The inspiration came from Art Projects for Kids: a guided drawing exercise on how to draw a shop. I turn to this web site when I itch to create something but need a jump start.

My favorite shops have books and bric-a-brac, so they appear in my shop window.

Magazine collage, gel and other pens, multicolor twist-up crayons by Crayola, a lavender stamp pad ink.


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I’m not sure whether this one is done yet. Even aside from the blank cell, which could stay blank, or take a small mirror, or get a face.

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