Achieving normal on a work table takes time and effort. The put-away neat stuff is easy. Just put things back where they belong. But a table surface built in the heat of creating is a one-of-a-kind, hard fought, creative mess! (Be sure to check out the inspiration for all of this - The Altered Page blog)
Many hours of work (really? work?) passed between this and this...
which grew into this...
and grew some more to become this.
I figure when I have to search for every tool, it's a very productive day. Yesterday was very, very productive.
I now have, ready to use, my pigeon - made entirely of gelli printed papers, then embellished with paint and ink.
Look at the texture these collaged papers add. I am just loving this!
And for the road trip on Thursday? I have 3 pieces of guerrilla art. Oh yeah. This is a wonderful way to make a mess.
Better is the end of a thing than the beginning thereof; and the patient in spirit is better than the proud in spirit. Ecclesiastes 7:8