Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Awakening: Mixed Media Art Journal Page


After Inktober I had to reevaluate my artwork.  For a whole week it's like I was in a creative block. I tried to paint and make a video but nothing was coming together.  


Last Sunday my mom and I went for a hike and I took as many photos as I could because I thought it might help me get out of my funk...and it did!

I guess with me working and sketching everyday I ran out of steam.  Fresh air and exercise brought in new inspiration and ideas.

I put together a list of Fall Inspired Creative Prompts for November.  If you need a boost it's here for you to download!

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The first prompt I chose was Awakening.

I have to say that this page is not my normal style.  It's a bit looser and feels a bit more realistic then what I normally do.  But I love the direction my work is headed.


Supplies Used:
Paint: Americana, Craftsmart, Grumbacher acrylic paints
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7 comments :

  1. Love this direction! What is happening over her eye and off to the side (I don't want to name it but let others see what they see) is lovely. Strong.

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    1. Thank you! The left eye were just stamps I chose not to paint over. But the painting is open to your interpretation.

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  2. Lovely paintings, interesting with the birds and her chest part.

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    1. Thank you Viola, I'm glad you like her!

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  3. So nice of you to show how you painted her. I love it! :)

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  4. This is so super cool! Are you on Periscope? I'm in a group that shores art journal pages. Oh goodness. We would love to have you!!

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