Category Archives: Art
My church just started doing a monthly memory verse. This month’s is Genesis 1:1. I thought to try my hand at some creative memory work. I used a bunch of pens to create the typography above, then scanned it into photoshop to clean it up and then finally inverted the colours so that it was more of a chalkboardish picture. First attempt. Enjoyed crafting it out.
Art is absolutely fascinating to me! It is the creative mind that allows art to exist. So what does being creative mean? Simply, to be able to create something where there was nothing. To most of us, a blank piece of paper is boring. It may even give you a sense of drudgery. Thoughts of work. And pretty soon, you get weighed down, tired, uninspired and bored. Read the rest of this entry
About a month ago I started this thing called decoupaging. It’s just a really fancy artsy fartsy name for gluing paper on stuff.(Trust the french to make simple things sound cheem… like “eau de toilette”, which is basically perfume lah)
Anyways, I think it’s a pretty fun art and craft thing to do and it makes it very simple to personalise a lot of stuff. All you need is some glue, brush, and patience. It’s a great project to do with kids rather than having everything bought with commercialised cartoon characters and whatnot.