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Doodle-y Do, Something to Do

March 13th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Links

triangle doodles
For fun I’ve been taking Lisa Congdon‘s line drawing class over at Creative Bug. I didn’t expect the  meditative benefit of drawing random lines and shapes. My lunchtime doodles are so relaxing.

As always, when I find one form of art I love, I go down a rabbit hole and can spend days looking for other artists and reading all about them.

Here are a couple that stand out:

Julia Rothman : She does quite a bit of editorial work, and book illustration. And I adore the pattern for linens she created!

Clever, clever Wendy MacNaughton collaborated on a scratch and sniff wine book! The Essential Scratch and Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert: Take a Whiff of That

She often shows her sketch book on her blog, and is also working on a “Lost Cat” project.

Both Lisa and Wendy are local to me, so I’ll have to keep an eye out for “open studio” possibilities.

 

 

 

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Something to watch and remember- words from Ira Glass on Storytelling

December 2nd, 2013 · 1 Comment · Discoveries, Links

Ira Glass on Storytelling from David Shiyang Liu on Vimeo.

Artful visuals by David Shiyang Liu.

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Five Fun Free Fonts for Halloween

October 14th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Celebrations, Crafts, Discoveries, Free, Halloween, Links, Tech

5 fun halloween fonts
Get The fonts:

1. Blood Crow

2. Burton’s Nightmare

3. Friday 13th

4. October Crow

5. Scary Halloween

What are your favorite fonts?

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