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Here's a powerpoint I created as part of a staff development presentation for a group of fellow art teachers.

Here's a powerpoint I created as part of a staff development presentation for a group of fellow art teachers.

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Visual Journals Visual Journals Presentation Transcript

  • Introductory Videos
    Visual Journalism with Pam Carriker
    Visual Journals with Traci Bunkers
    Visual Journals Slideshow by DJ Munson
  • Visual Journals
    By Aimee Sirna,
    Portsmouth City Schools
  • What are Visual Journals?
    A visual journal starts with the simple idea of a notebook or sketchbook, and expands the concept by involving a mixture of writing, mixed media, found objects, and paper techniques.
  • Qualities
    Can be personal, artistic, or professional.
    Requires as much or as little time as you have – highly adaptable.
    Process-focused.
  • Gaining Popularity
    Strathmore sells books specifically to be used as Visual Journals.
  • Gaining Popularity
    Psychology Today article on the benefits of Visual Journals
  • Artists
    Dan Eldon, Visual Journal Pioneer
    Documentary Films about Eldon
    Sketchbook Pages by Eldon
  • Artists
    Bob Fisher: used to work at Cartoon Network but felt burned out by the long hours and constant pressure to innovate. Began using Visual Journals as a way to energize and invigorate his artistic senses.
  • Artists
    Teesha Moore – worked as a card and rubber stamp designer, magazine publisher, and currently organizes artist workshops.
    Teesha Moore’s Visual Journals
  • Artists
    David Modlerand Eric Scott- authors of the Journal Junkies Workshop book.
    Both work in Art Education and do workshops as well as teach.
  • Approaches
    Layering the pages.
    There are no rules
    Any variety of mixed media, cut outs, and collage can be used.
  • Methods
    Stencils
    Watercolor methods
    Stamps
    Pastels
    X-acto cut outs
    Packing tape transfers
    Drawings
    Writing
  • Ephemera
    Used postage, receipts, ticket stubs- think twice before you throw it out!
    Vintage papers, photographs, envelopes.
    Magazines, photocopied book pages, sheet music, song lyrics.
    Old sketchbooks and journals.