To keep us on track with our altered books, I'd thought I'd create a summery of what we have begun thus-far for our altered book pages! (remember, each 2-page spread can/should include visual journaling techniques AND be focused around a theme that you are developing for your book.
We started off the semester by collaging different materials and textured papers and then drawing or painting on top in the style of your theme.
For this 2 page spread, you need to include a quote, stick with your theme and add some mixed media layers with visual journaling techniques.
For this 2 page spread, you need to include your take on a famous artist painting or masterwork. Try to ensure that it goes with your theme of your overall book.
For this 2-page spread, you will continue to stick with your theme, but include some sort of pocket (and something to put inside the pocket!). Also, include visual journaling techniques.
Spread #5: add a boarder & visual journal layering techniques
Create a two page spread that goes with your overall theme, but this time, include a photo transfer that matches the overall theme of the book. Also include some layering visual journaling techniques.
Each of your Altered Book Assignmebnts will need to include visual journaling techniques. This is a way to include mulitple LAYERS in every Altered Book artwork you create. Today, we will review how to use Visual Journaling techniques in a fun, easy way.
To make your visual journal successful, you will have to do the following: