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Thursday, September 08, 2005

hope

{hope} chunky book front
Tonight I made this 4" x 4" mixed media collage using text from a foreign book, a vintage image printed on vellum, acrylic paint, an oil pastel "crayon", manuscript tablet page, a black crayon, a button, hardware, and rub on letters on kraft colored cardstock. This is my contribution to a chunky book to benefit the victims of Katrina. Participation information found at Chubbyville.

Stephanie's contribution to my art challenge can be found here.
Jenny's contribution can be found here.
Lisa's contribution can be found here.
Lou's contribution can be found here. *warning* sexually explicit content
Kim's contribution can be found here.

8 Comments:

Blogger *aimee* said...

This piece is very pretty Jo.

6:27 AM  
Blogger Meb said...

This is gorgeous!

7:56 AM  
Blogger Joleen's Mom said...

This is beautiful, Jo!

8:02 AM  
Anonymous sweet pea kate said...

OMG! Joleen, it's amazing.

9:34 AM  
Anonymous Angi b said...

Joleen!! i love this ! Texture and colors are gorgeous!... tell me more about your Art Challenge!

10:55 AM  
Blogger Allison Paskett said...

wow! this is a beautiful collage, and so comforting. you are so talented!

11:00 AM  
Blogger moki said...

I love that it is so simple and yet so beautiful!

2:00 PM  
Blogger Carolyn said...

This is really REALLY pretty. The concept "hope" and how you've chosen to depict it are simply beautiful.

7:48 PM  

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