"How many legs does a dog have
if you call the tail a leg?
Four. Calling a tail a leg
doesn't make it a leg."
playing with ink, doodling tiny swirls, boxes and lines with a calligraphy pen, amidst the larger swirls
writing with a chopstick and water
dipping a pen with fountain pen ink to fill the lines
drawing with a chopstick and water
dripping the ink at the edges, watching the ink pull into to the water
J. Herbin Café des îles ("Island Coffee") Fountain Pen Ink, using chopstick and calligraphy marker.
This fun was inspired by this ink love.
My daughter's (11) exploration is in the Kick-Start Your Art Journal post.
Explore the writings + imagery of Elsa Mora, who writes about creating art in Creative Surgery.
Loving the intensity of line + saturated color in the mandalas at Honey + Ollie.