Archive for November, 2005

Using Random Bits

Tuesday, November 29th, 2005

I had nearly a full skein left from a scarf I made last month, so I decided to whip up a little dressy scarf. Perhaps scarves will become my “signature accessory” — if I make enough of them, they probably will in the cold months. Seems like the house is full of rectangular pieces of […]

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Self-Portrait Tuesday: Thoughts on Identity

Tuesday, November 29th, 2005

There’s another creative endeavor I recently found called Self-Portrait Tuesday. Each month has a theme, and each week participants explore the theme using portraits they took of themselves. The theme for November is exploration of identity. Below is a photo I took as I played at modeling a scarf I made last night. This photo […]

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Art Every Day Month – Day 29

Tuesday, November 29th, 2005

I thought I’d try my Indian ink and pen set, but didn’t like the results. I used regular watercolor, but couldn’t get them to “behave.” Then I played with watercolor pencil, remembering a sunset from my wedding weekend. This crude rendition doesn’t do it justice. It looks like something any child created. But I’ve experimented, […]

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