Daily Archives: October 6, 2010

Jodie Foster (USA)

Travels as Star Sapphire http://jeauxjeaux.wordpress.com I am a self taught artist and crafter who has been using this gift as an escape for as long as I can remember. I was always writing, or sketching, or trying to learn how … Continue reading

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Linda Doughty (UK)

Travels as Zentara Shadowsoul http://zentara.wordpress.com/ I’m an explorer from England, playing with various techniques and media, often using my own photographs as inspiration. Creative writing also plays a part within my work: I obtained a Creative Writing Certificate at the … Continue reading

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Susan Letham (UK/Germany)

Travels as Alba http://artangelix.blogspot.com/ I walk between worlds, familiar with all, truly at home in none. Art and writing help me offset the risk of becoming lost in translation. The arts are tools I use to interpret my sojourns and … Continue reading

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Carolyn Hartley (USA/Missouri)

Travels as Issabell Dragon (Issy) http://mindlesswonders.blogspot.com Art and writing are my voice, in a world in which I am seldom heard. Together, they represent a safe place in which I can be myself, dive into the odd and unusual, and … Continue reading

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Lani Gerity Glanville (Nova Scotia, Canada)

Travels as Shiao Mei Mei http://lanipuppetmaker.blogspot.com/ Here is the inspiration behind everything I do whether it is puppet making, doll making, art, altered art, journal making, writing, teaching, book altering, photography, photoshop, collage, living or breathing. I love the creative … Continue reading

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Erika Cleveland (USA, Connecticut)

Travels as Kalili http://eachdayisapresent.blogspot.com Art has always had a place in my life but sometimes a reluctant one. As a child growing up, I drew and painted, making and illustrating books with themes like magical flying bunk beds or talking … Continue reading

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Deborah Gilchrist (Michigan, US)

Travels as Gemma Luminosa/bonepainter http://paper-n-soul.blogspot.com/ I’ve always been drawn to the inexplicable, the wonderment, things that leave me to ponder – offering an open invitation to explore further. In my earliest years, I satisfied this craving through books, devouring them … Continue reading

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Art Project: Fold your map

You can roll or fold your map (or not), but if you want to try a traditional map fold, check this tutorial. If you look closely, you’ll see how easy it would be to create your map in sections (or … Continue reading

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Art Project: Create a Map

The map I mentioned in the project description is a central feature of your journey through Imagi-Nation. It is the tool that will help you create, imagine, and journey through that part of the realm of Imagi-Nation you are destined … Continue reading

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Art Project: Create a Paper/Fabric/Mixed Media Doll

Your doll is a representation of your journey character. This is probably a project that requires little explanation, as I’m guessing we have all made dolls galore, in various media. I’ve listed a handful of resources below, anyway. Feel welcome … Continue reading

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