Although an my body was screaming for an art project, I couldn't think of anything that matched my minimal skills... then, while perusing some of my favorite sites, I got an idea. Since I don't really understand color much, why not use paper that's already 'designed'. So I pulled pages out of my current Oprah mag and made these woven hearts! One from each page (well, sometimes I used two separate pages. I have no idea what to do with them, maybe they'd make nice cards. I really just consider them color training. I'll keep them around to remind me what goes with what...
I like the script text on this one.
I like these golden colors against this blue.
I like the the silhouette bits in this one. One page is an add for crackers.
This makes me think of tomatoes. It's made of a page of Oprah cleaning out her closet and holding a pile of shoes.
Pretty with pink.
Tried something else with this one... modge-podged purple bits to make a background. The gold is a pile of Christmas presents, the purple is a dark snow scene. It works.
This was a bunch of fruit with text beneath.. I like the text mixed in...
New grandma to the fabulous Stella James! Part-time teacher, water person who loves nothing better than the music of water dripping from her kayak paddle into the gulf. Voracious reader of mysteries and other (more serious) books recommended by friends. Getting old is sometimes harder than I'd like, but of course, it beats the alternative!