Two collages…

I finished one of my altered book journals last week.  I’ll post photos of  those below.  I also joined 21 Secrets earlier this week.  I had told myself I wouldn’t get involved in anymore online workshops(for at least 6 months)…that resolve didn’t last very long 😀  Check out Connie’s blog at Dirty Footprints Studio .  The workshops opened the first day of April and closes in the fall and consist of 21 mini workshops by 21 different artists.

Both collages have parts of the original book page showing.  The illustrations at the top of the second piece are showing “Three Possible Kinds of Space.”





15 thoughts on “Two collages…

  1. Corrine April 24, 2013 / 1:00 pm

    Nice collages. Love the bits of pen markings…..thanks for the visit to my blog. I will be back! xox


    • Mary April 24, 2013 / 10:00 pm

      Thanks Corrine! Come back any time 😀


  2. dawnsrays April 24, 2013 / 1:26 pm

    I like the idea of using a book as a collage journal. Gives an interesting ready made effect to the pages.


    • Mary April 24, 2013 / 10:02 pm

      Yes, I like to use part of the original book sometimes.


  3. lee April 24, 2013 / 5:24 pm

    really great collages, you made them work together so nicely,


    • Mary April 24, 2013 / 10:03 pm

      Thanks so much Lee!


  4. spilledinkguy April 25, 2013 / 8:19 am

    Creatively warping the very fabric fabric of space-time…


  5. Janet April 25, 2013 / 8:36 am

    I like these collages and the fact that you used some of the original book art.

    Let me know what you think of 21 Secrets. I’ve been thinking about it for a while now.


    • Mary April 25, 2013 / 4:37 pm

      Thank you Janet! I thought the price was right for the classes 🙂


  6. Danielle April 25, 2013 / 9:26 am

    I have that problem with classes too but at least you keep up with yours. I have a huge back log to get through. Lol. Very lovely journals as always.


  7. ~*~Patty Szymkowicz Magpie's Nest April 25, 2013 / 9:38 pm

    Your collages look great and I really enjoy that the text is showing through and think that books make wonderful art journals.
    I must admit I have been tempted by the 21 Secrets as well … I still need to get back to Misty Mawn’s fabulous Face to Face on line class.
    Wishing you and yours a lovely weekend!


  8. Mary April 26, 2013 / 8:26 am

    Thank you for your kind words Patty! So far, I am loving 21 Secrets! I was tempted by Misty’s class…I’m sure it’s amazing!


  9. Natasha White May 29, 2013 / 1:06 pm

    These collage took my breath away. I love them. I have that same promise to myself, at least until I have finished the classes I am doing. So much out there to tempt me though!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s