A picture is a poem without words: Valentine’s Month

by | Jan 29, 2019 | Latest News

You know where we’re going with this, right? It’s the month of love. There’s inspiration all around. It’s the perfect opportunity to embrace your creativity, to wish people well and to conjure up a visual poem.

The deadline for submission at our Drop Off points is the end of February 2019 – check out our updated drop off points here. However, if you’re not going to make it in time, you can send your artwork to us directly by the middle of March 2019 – 1000 Drawings, 1st Floor Humankind Building, 259 Jan Smuts Avenue, Dunkeld West, Johannesburg, 2196.

1. Girl with Balloon.

1. Girl with Balloon.

Banksy manages to be simple and deeply moving in this holy grail of urban art.

2. Body Love

2. Body Love

Our very own look-alike Matisse donation from Olive and Arrow Creative – called Body Love. To add this to your collection get your tickets to Night of 1000 Drawings NOW.

3. The Tree

3. The Tree

No list of love art can exclude Gustav Klimt’s simmering sensual symbolism. This is The Tree. Do a version for us.

4. A story in every line

4. A story in every line

Drawn by a 16 year old Irish girl Shania McDonagh. There’s a story in every line.

5. #1000D2019

5. #1000D2019

Creating art to make more art. This beauty is by Katlego Phatlane –@kattphatt – for the #1000D2019 ad agency doodle-off between Joe Public United and Ogilvy Mather.

theSQUAD Doodle Sessions

Want to join a doodle? You’ve missed the first one at theSQUAD (muchas gracias to everyone who was there!), but there are two more. Please come, it’s such a jol, paper is supplied but other creative materials (crayons, snacks, alcohol) is BYO.

Thursday 7 February  |  Thursday 21 February

*Reminder:

  • Night of 1000 Drawings 2019 event will be held at Victoria Yards on Saturday, 30th March 2019. Gates open at 16h00.
  • Tickets are available from: Webtickets.
  • The artwork submission deadline at our Doodle Drop off points is END FEB 2019 but late submissions can be delivered directly to us by MID MARCH 2019.

 

Love them!

Shout out to the Banter Team who made and manage the beautiful 1000D website and who put our mailer together and keep the all-important mailing list in ship-shape.

Thanks and love, 1000D

Images from the last doodle session

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