Thursday, January 13, 2011

Collage, a Retake; Sketch, a Debut

This is for the Strathmore Workshop by Pam Carriker.  After I did this one I thought it would be enhanced with stitching.  I'm working both sides of the paper in this journal.  If I decide to explore it with stitch embellishment, I'll make a copy and collage it down onto water colour paper and go for it.  You can see the way it looked prior to this stage by clicking here.


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and from the other sketch book, here is another highly prized coffee cup...the ones up 'til this point were my tea cups.  


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3 comments:

  1. Karen, I just LOVE this face--the colors, the composition, the paper, the words. The eyes draw me in. Nice.
    I'm a big coffee lover, so I smile when I see your "highly prized coffee cup."

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  2. loving the coffee cup and your other new sketchbook work, keep it up ;-) will help spur me on

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  3. A most beautiful collage ! Finding peace is just the perfect expression.

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