I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way - things I had no words for. ~Georgia O'Keeffe
Last year, I posted an old calendar I turned into a scrapbook. Prior to that, TC was already using another old desktop calendar from 2003 as her art journal. Here's just some of her entries.
This is a page from the calendar itself. Gorgeous work by Monet.
Art is the only way to run away without leaving home. ~Twyla Tharp
But why would she want to run away from home? Maybe from her sometimes annoying sibs? =.)
Painting is silent poetry. ~Plutarch, Moralia
Collage: Found objects from her desk
She saved some of her Giants tickets from her date with her Daddy.
Collage: What she learned in church
Pastel (such a messy medium)
Pointillism is a technique of painting in which small, distinct dots of pure color are applied in patterns to form an image. Georges Seurat developed the technique in 1886, branching from Impressionism.
The Blue Box from the Doctor. Who Else?
Mr. Savage. My other daughter's dance instructor.
Read her thoughts on the different disciplines of ART. LOVE it.
Fantine from Les Miserables
Doodles: I need to ask her if these are her friends or her family.
While waiting for her siblings at the pool. She's a very patient girl.
Dr. Spock (Chibi-sized)
Mr. Frodo looking into the Fountain
The 11th Doctor (I think?)
If I could say it (in) words there would be no reason to paint. ~Edward Hopper