I have long loved snipping words out of book pages to create book page poems like this:
However, this time I decided to create poems by redacting a single book page. Much more challenging.
Making these is like putting together a puzzle. It's a great brain teaser. Plus, it's a lovely way to stitch together a little fantasy story and get yourself in the right mindset to create some cool art. A creative warm-up of sorts.
I think my favorite is the fourth one down, "Love & War." Which one is your favorite?
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P.P.S. We're hurricane ready here. I've got posts set to auto-publish through Wednesday, so even if I lose electricity, you'll still get your daily dose of Balzer Designs! Until Thursday...but let's cross our fingers that the power stays on!