Thursday, November 9, 2017

Travel Journal - 3

We spent a day walking the back streets of Paris, the weather was beautiful and the trees rustled in the breeze.
I took note of doors, knockers and handles.
 Background photocopy of Paris map, white washed and blue watercolour added for the sky.
Cut out door frames of 2 photos, drew the doors and coloured them in.
Stamps, label and 2 wrappers from a box of chocolates that I bought, just for the papers.
Watercolour and shapes of leaves. The gardens and trees were beautiful, full of spring bulbs and bearded iris.
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Melbourne Cup day lunched at Kyneton, visit to the Botanical Gardens to see the Iris.


 


7 comments:

  1. Sounds like a nice way to spend Cup Day.

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  2. Very effective doorway treatment for your Parisian walk. The exposition medal on the chocolate wrapper is the same as on one of my very old sewing machines.

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  3. Paris back streets are wonderful and Kyneton is a lovely old town...

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  4. Your journal pages get better and better - a great idea to bring back memories of your travels.

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  5. That is an impressive scrapbook! - We were in Paris in April and I spent way too much time photographing Doors, Windows and Cobblestone designs for DS#2's Texture Library I 'almost' forgot to take real photos :)
    Cheers Wendy

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  6. I rook loads of photos of doors too. The variety there is amazing.

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