99 feelings.

July 16, 2009

artmind

I love this project by Belgium based Art Mind. It is a series of babushkas with added textures to convey different feelings. Here’s how artist, Mitsy explains it:

“It derives from a project I did many years ago reflecting my self-portrait. I called it ‘how the outside can tell how you feel inside’. I started out with 9 feelings and then I suddenly thought of making 99 of them…”

I love the swirly “giddy” one above…You can see all of the babushkas on her flickr page…or check out her blog…she’s multi-talented, and has lots of crafty things to share…{including a rad scratch-off lottery-ticket tutorial}.

Comments

Jen - GreetQ.com said on July 16, 2009

Would it be terrible to mention Jonathan Adler? I was initially reminded of his relief pottery. Although I still love his work, now I think his designs are a bit commercial which is okay, but the work from Art Mind is much more inspired. They’re now in my favorites! :)

darlingsavage said on July 16, 2009

i like it! so creative… i love the basic shape and the variety of designs. wonderful.

khimair said on July 16, 2009

I give you an award on my blog… to be “muito atenciosa” .. it´s like.. to give attention to the content of other blogs, to leave comments, and always be nice.. you always read…so.. I think “this award is for stacy :)

http://khimair.blogspot.com/2009_07_16_archive.html#6619755595926182995

See you and enjoy :)

khimair said on July 16, 2009

I forgot.. i want tell you that I am really impressed with the sentiments that reflect… uau..

ArtMind said on July 17, 2009

Hey Stacey, thanks so much for this lovely feature! I love Giddy too, she’s so feminine & organic! :)
I didn’t know Jonathan Adler so I googled him. Nice work he has! :)

Stacy said on July 20, 2009

you are so so sweet! thank you…I’m off to read it right now!!

Valerie Heck said on July 20, 2009

What an inspiring project!
Valerie
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