DIANE MOLINE    One Red Chair Studio

DIANE MOLINE    One Red Chair Studio

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Marking Time

Marking Time


This is a work in progress I used Copic Markers, a popular but pricey marker. I don’t use markers that often to create a full piece, so my challenge was to create this just with the Copics I have. I’ve been playing (and losing mostly) “Ticket to Ride” online, and some of the participants are excruciatingly slow, so I filled in sections while waiting. (Play the dang card, for cryin’ out loud.) . Even at that, it took 3 days to fill up.

I will be cleaning it up digitally and the, from the piece, I’ll make a pattern. Like a wallpaper pattern. Stay tuned.

I went to bed to go to sleep

But by mistake I slept on a sheep.

I went to my dresser to put on some pants

But by mistake i put on some ants.

I went to the store to buy a carrot

But by mistake I brought home a parrot.

I went to the kitchen to eat a snack

But by mistake I ate a yak.

I went to go to vacuum the house.

But by mistake I vacuumed a mouse.

I know that listening to my mistakes hasn’t been fun.

But I’m sorry to say this poem is now done.

Madeline White, 3rd grade, some time ago.

Asparagus the Beautiful

Asparagus the Beautiful