Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Lifebook 2014 Weeks 6-10

Week 6:  Spray Ink Love with Tamara Laporte  www.willowing.org
Warm-Up- Negative Space, Composition, Spray Ink, Stamps, Collage, Washi Tape, Gesso
Main Lesson- Positive Qualities- Spray Inks, Stencils, Stamp, Charcoal, Acrylic, Watercolor Crayon

Week 7:  Pop Up Positives with Jane Davenport  http://www.janedavenport.com/
3 qualities I value in Myself and Others-  (1)kindness, thoughtfulness, a big heart (2)Creativity (3)Intelligence
Creating a Pop Up Page, Watercolor, acrylics, washi tape, collage, scrapbook papers


Week 8:  The Joy of Intention with Alena Hennessy  http://www.alenahennessy.com/
Mix of abstract combined with flowing natural shapes
Acrylics and collage

Week 9:  An artist interview with Claudine Hellmuth  http://www.collageartist.com/
Since this week was an awesome interview, I decided to do a piece in her style- retro whimsy

Week 10:  Positive Life Connection with Tamara Laporte
I did not paint over face like the lesson originally instructed.... I think this was the week I had to get a root canal :-(
Paint over collage, poetic language
watercolor crayon, collage, stamps, stencils