A lovely combination!
Besides being easy and lots of fun to make, the materials are free and don’t add to the landfills. The journal can be made as simply or as artfully as your muse suggests.
Gather found natural items to print like leaves, grass, and ferns- perfect to get outside!
We'll experience a type of printmaking, very simple, easy and you won't want to stop! This technique is similar to a monotype, the incidental and the unintended become part of the image.
published in Cloth, Paper, Scissors
First we will build an up-cycled journal to use for our printing samples.
|pages made from recycled cards & junk mail|
|gesso, paint & texture!|
|nature prints on all kinds of substrates|
|sample prints glued in|
|simple notched journal complete|