New tiny writing piece

The Belief that I Should Matter was Broken Long Ago

Pastel and pen
16″ x 20″

 

My journal from 11.24.2017 – 2.8.2018
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I start by lightly drawing the image and guidelines for my writing.  The lines are spaced 1/8″ apart and I fit four lines of writing per space.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

After I have finished writing I color in the image using pastels, which I apply using different techniques.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I generally don’t put close-ups of the writing where it’s legible, so enjoy…

 

 

The title is inspired by a line in a song by the band James