Thanks to all that entered for a chance to win. I
very much enjoyed reading your thoughts.
I am excited to announce the winning comment was
"Mary Ellen said...
A map is faith. I may not immediately understand what
I need to do to get where I'm going, but I know I wii be
able to figure it out with map in hand.
CONGRATULATIONS Mary Ellen!!!
Mary Ellen will you please send an email with your
mailing address to TheRedDoorStudio@yahoo.com.
Today, I am very excited to be celebrating artist,
Jill Berry's NEW BOOK!, Personal Geographies.
You don't 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 you'll need to create
artful maps of your self, your experiences and your
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 you'll 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.
And Jill is giving away a signed copy of Personal
Geographies to one lucky reader!
To enter leave a comment below answering the question:
What does a Map mean to you?
On Saturday, December 10, 2011, a winner will be
selected and the publisher will send a copy of Jill’s
book directly to you!
This book is a perfect gift for someone special or
perhaps for yourself. I know it is on my Christmas
list. Purchase your copy... here!
And join in the fun at Jill's Personal Geographies Blog!!