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« on: June 06, 2010 05:43:26 PM »

Recently I did this 'doodle' in my Visual Journal and shared it here.
Here it is if you missed it:

For me a Visual Journal is a safe place to 'try' things as well as a sort of 'workbook' to help inspire ideas for future projects...

Today just for FUN I let this journal entry inspire me to go 3-D!

I used a cracker box and a Jell-o box by simply gluing them together and giving them a base coat of gesso. I then combined the use of acrylic paint, water-based paint pens, and opaque markers to create my version of a Mediterranean village  Grin

When you work play in your journal what other ideas does it inspire?


« Reply #1 on: June 06, 2010 05:48:00 PM »

very neat. Great job.
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« Reply #2 on: June 06, 2010 05:50:50 PM »

very neat. Great job.

Thank you! It's fun to challenge yourself and make art out of what you have on hand!

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« Reply #3 on: August 30, 2010 01:30:41 PM »


I love it.  I think it is so much fun to make things with boxes because once you support them and get a coat of gesso on it - they can become anything.  I like the city scene too.  Post more soon!

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