Flying and Bouncing: Days Ten & Eleven

Continuing with 30 Days of Get Your Art On challenge, I have added a little more to my latest art journal spread. The bird image is from here, and I coloured it with Inktense pencils. The words “Had I but wings like thine, Free bird of flight, To scale the heights that only wings can reach” are from a poem by Martha Lavinia Hoffman which you can read here.

had i but wings like thine

I have also been doing some more drawing, joining the boys in this week’s Sketch Tuesday challenge, which was to sketch something that bounces:

basketball

And I have been working a bit more on a stitching project that I will tell you all about next week. Here’s a little teaser:

imapiece (5)

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16 thoughts on “Flying and Bouncing: Days Ten & Eleven

  1. Looking forward to seeing the stitching project 🙂

  2. The puzzle piece is adorable!! Gave me some ideas! Thank you!

    • vivjm says:

      Thank you! It’s part of a bigger project that I am involved in but it hasn’t launched yet so I can’t tell you more…yet. Stay tuned 🙂

  3. petit4chocolatier says:

    Love them all; especially I’m a piece of the puzzle!

  4. The ‘pebblyism’ works so well on the basketball. I can really feel that surface! Love the puzzle piece too.

  5. Andria says:

    You have some great projects going on, Viv! Great journal page.

  6. Janet says:

    I had a chuckle about you researching “things that bounce”…I can just imagine what you found! The puzzle piece looks great and I look forward to seeing what you’re doing with it.

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