Cut + Paste Therapy Dressed in Purple

“Soon it got dusk, a grapy dusk, a purple dusk over tangerine groves and long melon fields; the sun the color of pressed grapes, slashed with burgandy red, the fields the color of love and Spanish mysteries.”
Jack Kerouac

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Here's the huge full blast of purple. I adore purple, specifically the blue-purples of periwinkle. Yet the red-purples {i.e. maroon} are in that small category of colors that I dislike.

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The left page... with bubble wrap stampings, rose-puree stamped paper {bottom row, second from corner}, fabric, magazine clippings, abstract painted acrylics, found text, gelatin prints {tutorial here} a desaturated print {from the little PoGo instant printer} of a mandala I drew at carpool a few months ago.

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The right page... postage stickers/stamps, magazine clippings, abstract watercolors, found text, gelatin prints, a desaturated print {from the PoGo again} of my painting {the LOVE on the bottom left}, a MOO print of my buildings drawing, magazine clips.

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