19. Jun, 2017

A book cover

Using maps and other found papers we created a book cover in Kim's class. This is my one using some delicious new foamy stamps purchased from Tulis Textiles and old map and some strips of paper napkin. The glittery bits down the side are gold leaf attached using bondaweb (visoflex) with baking parchment over the top. This journal is becoming part of a three month journal challenge from one of the archived videos of Linda Kemshall Design matters TV - another UK artist. I have been trying to explore ideas in a small format so it is a great idea that I have only recently started exploring - hence the mini journals below. I was quite chuffed that both of these attempts ended up on Kim's blog of her trip to NZ so despite some of the critiques she made of my attempts, I must have done something correct