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2020 Weekly Torn Paper Collage

I found it cathartic to make this collage. It has been a very disappointing week. I am very unhappy with the so-called trial in the US Senate.

One Response to “2020 Weekly Torn Paper Collage”

  1. I’m with you. Frustrated to the point of wanting to bash some heads. Since you’re getting into collages, I thought you might find this interesting: https://austinkleon.com/2020/01/31/collage-is-thinking-on-the-page/

    Also, today I read his Saturday post which had this brilliant observation. I think it’s why people like us head to the studio when life gets frustrating and sometimes unbearable.

    “When so many of life’s problems are unsolvable, solvable problems are a wonderful distraction. When so many things seem unfixable, fixing something feels amazing.”