Brushes, Hammers, Paste and Nails
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Back in March I sent a piece to a mail art show in the Netherlands. I liked that piece, which was titled "Self Mailer: Address Unknown," so much that I decided to try to recreate, re-capture it in some way. Didn't turn out exactly like I intended. This group of photos shows steps along the way -- gluing, scraping, rearranging, scraping, sanding, glazing and on and on. In the top left corner is the original mail art piece. In the bottom right corner is the final…Continue
Posted on October 6, 2012 at 7:30am — 2 Comments
The abstract comics blog has a reference to Warja Lavater's book of pictograms. Not collage, but it seems to me there is a collage-like feeling to many of them. The book contains pictographic stores she made from the mid-1970s to the mid-90s. A few sample pages can be seen here: http://www.nieves.ch/catalogue/warjainside.html
Posted on October 3, 2012 at 6:59am
What other collage sites do you visit?
I know of some but I’m wondering if there are other sites that members visit, other than peoples’ individual web sites, that is. Many of the ones listed below (and I hope I’m not duplicating someone else’s efforts) have been mentioned other places here on Collagist but I thought I’d try to get them together in one place. Of course, any comments I add are my own preceptions.
In no particular order
Posted on September 18, 2012 at 2:00am — 4 Comments