Personal Geographies: Explorations in Mixed-Media Mapmaking by Jill K. BerryExplore your Creative Self with Mixed-media Maps
You dont have to be a world traveler or a professional cartographer to embark on a grand journey of self-discovery through mapmaking. Personal Geographies gives you the tools and techniques youll need to create artful maps of your self, your experiences and your personal journey. Chart the innermost workings of your mind, document your artistic path and create an unfolding maze of your future dreams and goals.
Inside Personal Geographies youll discover:
21 mixed-media map projects featuring artistic techniques like working with alcohol inks and pochoir, painting on a black surface and carving custom stamps
Insight into the world of traditional and contemporary maps and how they relate to and inspire personal mapmaking
A gallery of maps by contributors from around the world to spark your own creativity
From mapping your head, hands and heart to recording powerful memories or experiences, the maps in Personal Geographies are a gateway into the fascinating and meaningful world of you.
10 Things I Hate About High School
Top 10 Things I Hate About School
By Amy Baskin Jan 9, What is it about school that stirs up such passions in our kids? We asked an informal panel of school-agers across the country what they adore and abhor about school. Not surprisingly, many say recess and gym light up their school day. But others just love learning about everything — from bugs to boats. Older kids juggling multiple subjects feel especially overwhelmed. Too-simple subjects Some students crave more challenging work.
Waking up early. Remember how ruthlessly mom used to pull your small body out of the bed? They say that mothers love to see their kids sleep but not when there is a school bus honking outside! School Uniform. Whoever discovered the concept of wearing a school uniform was the most unimaginative person in the world.
School is just about over, with three months of chilling and absolutely avoiding any thoughts of education. So, this thread is dedicated to what you hate the most .
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