When I started this blog, I explained that photos and stories are two of my favourite things.
I hoped that tit would give me a place to bring those things together. Photos. Stories. Memories of past adventures and daydreams about future trips. A new medium for me to tell tall tales of epic adventure and share them with friends and friendly strangers from the interwebs. So far, so good.
Last week, I bought myself a set of watercolour paints. I also started looking back through old climbing photos. Then I found a whole new way to mix photos and stories… and carry it all around with me in a handy pocket-sized notebook.
These are the results:
If you want some inspiration for your own artventures, you should check out this article form Climbing magazine called ‘8 Climbing artists you should know’. It has a few images from each artist, and links to their websites and social media pages. Don’t blame me if you fall into a big black hole of beautiful and inspiring procrastination.
If you are recording your outdoor adventures on bits of paper covered in paint, ink, chalk, charcoal from burnt sticks or anything else, I’d love to see your creations.