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19 February 2011

Drawing Challenge: Patchwork



Here it is my artwork for the patchwork challenge.
Ink drawings.
This is a patchwork of my sketches from my journal for my card range that I am in the process of handprinting/handcolouring. (very excited!)
Just leave a comment below when youve finished your challenge drawing cant wait to see them.....

UPDATE******
Well the ideas and artwork responses to the theme are really quite amazing this is such an interesting exercise to see what can be interpreted by many individuals from a single word.
You can check out the works by clicking on the comments below and heading over to the individual blogs a nice way to spend some time on the weekend methinks!

16 comments:

jen storer said...

very sweet and quirky! jx

♥ w o o l f ♥ said...

aw, so my comment is on the previous post, you know...
these look promising. will they remain mono couloured, because this lends dimension i find. even without the challenge this would draw my attention.
n♥ (woolf)

objectsofwhimsy said...

yes I like the simplicity of the mono too.

Thanks Jen!

objectsofwhimsy said...

Nadine just visited your challenge drawing and its absolutely gorgeous.
Love it!

hanna-happenings said...

Hi Helen
I´m in on drawing challenge, thanks for the inspiration!
/Hanna

Elisabeth said...

I am in! I've finished my post and made a link to you. I was a bit lost for a while, but now I'm back on track again. Who will host us next week?

I really like your patchwork theme. All the inspiring posts!

Ariane Reichardt said...

Hi, Helen,
I am in.
Yes! Buttons - they're patchworker... How wonderful those different works at the same theme. I like your drawings.
x Ariane

Milady Productions said...

FUn! this drawing really makes me smile. Funny to say, but it feels like Spring, you know the energy of spring! happy and fresh.

objectsofwhimsy said...

Thanks Stephanie

they are an expansion on a theme of mine and whilst I started off with different ideas to begin with I realised that these were working into theme of patchwork with their checkered buttons so I 'stitched them together in a vignette. I thought they would be separate but in a series but I actually really like them together as well.

Hey i popped over to yours love the brain. Dont feel pressured into completing on time.

Do we have any ideas for next weeks challenge who it is or what it is? supposed to be?

objectsofwhimsy said...

Thanks Ariane!

any takers for next week?

Make mine Mid-Century said...

I love the black and white with touches of green! It's like a jigsaw.

They would make cute cards. Brilliant!

jasmin said...

hi - i made it!

yes, they would make good cards. very graphic. little patchworks within a patchwork.
so interesting seeing what everyone comes up with.
i cheated this week. but it still made me think a lot. x

I have a word for next week..... if there are no takers...

Ariane Reichardt said...

Well, I think that Jasmin will be the host for next week's drawing challenge with 'whisper'. Okay?

x Ariane

objectsofwhimsy said...

oooooh
whisper now thats a good one got me thinking already.

Thanks everyone for responding to my challenge Ive really enjoyed hosting it and seeing all the diverse and inspirational responses.

Rachel said...

I love your patchwork. I wish I could be so simple with my colors. I'ts really sweet, I love it!
I went the collage route, I hope thats ok??
Feel free to visit. Im a wee bit late...

kit and nancy. said...

just gorgeous, love them!