All of the keys in the colouring book series are based on previously made keys. I used some drawing apps and a photocopier to put everything together. Here’s the latest along with pics of their inspiration:
Hurray! I am finally (finally!) finished taking an inventory and new pictures of all 1331 keys that I’ve made so far! OK. Well. Technically there are a few keys that left without getting their picture taken. You can check out the 1331 keys in gallery one, gallery two, and gallery three. Eventually I will have… Continue reading Getting it together – Keys 1308 – 1331
In the bleak mid-winter I decided to make a series of keys using media from my childhood. I’ve had great fun preparing for this next phase of the 5000 keys project. I was very fortunate to grow up in a house where creativity was valued and making things with one’s hands was really encouraged. I’m… Continue reading The Great Reminiscing – Keys 1301 – 1307; Colouring Book Series
I’ve been so busy sorting out and cataloguing keys I didn’t realize that I forgot to post keys 1298 – 1300 until a few minutes ago. Now that it’s not winter it seems like a lifetime ago that I made them (or 938 pictures of previous keys to be exact).
I’ve wanted to improve my photography skills since the beginning of this project. Finally I am feeling more confident in my documentation of this work! Slowly I’ve been organizing my inventory of keys and taking new photos. The early keys were harder to track down than the more recent ones. I’m pretty sure that there… Continue reading Small Celebrations: Gallery One Photos and Inventory Complete!
For the past few weeks I’ve been re-documenting the ~1300 keys I’ve made so far (i.e. taking new pictures) and updating my inventory to include the location of those keys. This has been a very large – and at times daunting – task. But better to do this now then a thousand keys from… Continue reading Remembering the other side of Key 677