Category Archives: What I work on when i’m not working
And therefore i start handwriting quotes by Nietzsche. yes. seriously. Advertisements
Try my hand at poetry (haarhaarhaaahrr) I’d recently discovered something called Newspaper Blackout Poetry and wanted to try it out. Took a random article from an online newspaper today, and created this. Ideally, one should create it by hand, but … Continue reading
Make books! I seem to be in a “make-books” phase. Made this accordion book titled “Favourite Things” this morning. I used an A3 sheet, folded into half. the lower half was then folded and glued to make a sort of … Continue reading
I draw girraffes. I totally love love love giraffes. (apart from elephants and penguins). So here is my friend the giraffe, who saved me from boredom in the box today. 🙂 (would you like to name her? leave a name … Continue reading
Make Books! In my normal life, outside the box, I’ve been involved in making zines along with S. Its called Analogue, and is 6 issues old. For some weeks now, been thrashing my head for a theme, but my mind’s … Continue reading
i try and stifle my laughter, but go on reading calvin and hobbes comic strips anyways. This line made me laugh out loud today. “Who was the first guy that looked at a cow and said,” I think that I’ll … Continue reading
I doodle in my sketchbook… windswept trees, and women with windswept hair.
Something happened today, and I learnt a lesson. So I made a poster of that learning.
I look up the old masters, and their works. I had a conversation with A yesterday evening on women, paintings, and expressions. Paul Gauguin and his Two Tahitian Women came to mind. Been looking at them between ‘work’ this morning.
I try and put into words how my day is turning out to be. This is what my day is right now. Boo.
I eat! Another co-boxer returned from a weekend trip to Mahabaleshwar, and got these lovely little cherries. They certainly brought some cheer after a yawn-inducing meeting 🙂
I appreciate gifts 🙂 After the lion paper clip yesterday, another co-boxer gave me these bookmarks today. These paintings have been made by her artist spouse, and converted into a bookmark/ card. I loved the water colours more than the … Continue reading
I receive gifts!! 🙂 I have good company in the box. People who work alongside me are cool, interesting, and caring people. So at least, I’m not frowning all the time. This is what a co-boxer gave me today. A … Continue reading
I exist in a box for 12 hours a day. For 9 hours, I’m in a stationary position, my fingers poised over a black keyboard, my feet up a boxy harddrive. The remaining three hours are spent in a rattling … Continue reading