Happy Valentine! Something beautiful for you to look at. If no one is buying you flowers, why not treat yourself to a beautiful bouquet and then photograph it, draw it, paint it.
Laura Bucci is an artist whose work includes an ongoing project in craftivism as well as investigations in the practice of art journaling. Her craftivist project has been seen in her Grandview-Woodland neighbourhood and explores facts and feelings about the minimum wage/living wage. Laura believes that creativity is an important part of everyone’s lives and to this end she has taught workshops for non-artists as well as having organized a mail art exhibition (2013) that was open to anyone at any age. She recently presented at Pecha Kucha Richmond.
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Bird Inspiration: where I draw, paint, and collage birds and learn some things about them. It is a project about process to practice my drawing and to explore what birds have to offer in my work.
See my posts on this project here.
Here is another cross-stitched piece completed by a participant (Elizabeth) at one of the Stitching with Purpose workshops I ran this past summer (2014). I asked Elizabeth why she chose that word for her piece […]
I’d like to share with you a craftivist project my sister Luisa recently completed. Luisa is new to craftivism. She was formally introduced to it at my first craftivism related workshop, “Stitching with Purpose,” that […]
The workshop I delivered this past Sunday (Stitching with Purpose) at Artful Sundays in Vancouver was a great activity for community members to come together and think about a personal craftivist message and do some […]