Day 1 of the 100 Day Project (#the100dayproject) has been a whirlwind of adventure so far. Not really, but I AM SUPER STOKED TO BE DOING THIS.
Here are my thoughts from day 1, and I’ll post my pics every day, probably not with this much writing. 🙂
I immediately realized this project will help with my indecision paralysis in 2 ways:
- I have an exact assignment for something to get done for the day. I am holding myself accountable because I announced my plans to do this in my Facebook group, all over social media, and to my family. I have to do it.
- I already started to waffle about what medium I would use for today’s sketchbook page, and that would ordinarily send me into a tailspin of pulling out 6 different art supplies and not focusing on anything. But today when I started to do that, I thought, “It’s okay! I have 100 days to try ALL the techniques and media I want to play with. I’ll get to them another day.”
Today I gave myself the freedom to sit and focus on collage with Gelli plate prints I’ve made.
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I’ve been wanting to cut up some of these damn million Gelli prints forever and today I finally did. Given the scale of my pages (5×7 inches) I knew I could just launch right into it and I wouldn’t need hours to complete yet another new project that I start and never finish.
See you tomorrow. Drop a comment with a link to your Instagram post if you’re doing this challenge. I want to see!