I have no doubt any free-spirited person would enjoy it I stumbled across this while searching for a journal for my young son. You get the feeling after using this book that you are looking into a book that was left behind by someone who left in the lost and found and was owned by someone else. It's really quite an experience and hopefully you learn things here that can open you up creatively or just breaking any perfectionist tendencies you may suffer. Fortunately for my aspirations to be a cool aunt, she loved it. Think of Wreck This Journal as the anarchist's Artist's Way - the book for those who've always wanted to draw outside the lines but were afraid to do it. My little sister thinks I'm insane for buying a journal that I would destroy in the end.
This is such a great book for expanding your creativity and for giving you prompts to explore your artistic side. Admitidly I might not gone about completing my journal in the best order. Bookseller: , Washington, United States Penguin Publishing Group, 2012. I highly suggest this book to anyone who needs a creative outlet for emotional reasons, or just wants to have a good bit of fun! My sister had a bad fire that I lost my nephew in. Half way through spreading gravy half-heartedly across my page I realised - if I followed the books instructions correctly - I would have to sleep with the journal. The point of the journal is to break the habit of all perfectionists who shudder to think of a page being bent in one of their books.
She is having a great time with it. Not me I'm 60 years old and I bought it for myself. My 13 year old daughter received this book as a gift and within minutes she was getting creative and making her mark on the journal. My daughter asked for this for Christmas and has really enjoyed it. Somewhere in the book you will find a page that tells you to attach a string to the spine of the book and swing wildly.
To create is to destroy. It's been a hit for every recipient!! Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. Like one page is walk on the book, another would be to put as many of those little stickers that gk on fruit I. I have been in this book every day since I got it, more than once a day. That being said, the book does get the creative juices flowing in other—albeit more destructive—ways. It encourages you to mess up, tear a page, tape it back up, cross stuff out and so much more.
Anything that allows my child to use her creativity and helps calm her and focuses her attention to something other than YouTube, I'm all for. Would be a wonderful gift to others. It then spread to me and I found myself coddling each hardcover I owned and I avoided breaking book spines as much as possible. Wether you need an uplift or not, Wreck th Before I had even heard of this book, I was in a deep depression, and over come with self-pity and self-malice. I think my little sister might still have a bump. It's such a nice change of pace from a coloring book or structured art project. Praise For Wreck This Journal Red Expanded Ed.
Book Summary: The title of this book is Wreck This Journal Red Expanded Ed. Rose red is a 2002 american television miniseries scripted by horror novelist stephen king directed by craig r baxley and starring nancy travis matt keeslar. Then I wasted another five minutes double checking that none of my nosey neighbours were peering at me through their net curtains before I finally convinced myself it was safe to bring out the coffee. I grinned so much it hurt. I wish I would have had one of these when I was that age. There are actually some very neat activities that the author has the reader doing, such as composting a page in the journal and dropping it from a high place.
She has been working on this journal nonstop since she started her summer break from school. She has loved each and every page. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. It's been cute seeing her little mind go crazy with creativity, although I think her favorite page was the Freeze This Page. The first was for myself the second two were gifts.
It is a great way to pass the time and a great gift for anyone, no matter how young or old. Oddly, this journal was one of her favorite Christmas gifts! Vandaag besteld, dinsdag in huis bol. After you jot down some random notes inside this book, it often reminds me of a book that was distressed by someone else, instead of being owned by me. Pretty neat, and creative, huh? Kind of jumped around in a couple more for other books too that Miss Smith wrote. Every girl should have one of these - I think it would really help with sorting out and managing their feelings. Use coffee, paints, or whatever your heart desires to make your willful mistakes.
This book is where I developed my belief that one should not treat books one reads with reverence. Then suddenly the World turned upside down. The quality of the actual paper backing cover is very nice and durable, almost like vinyl - maybe it is, I don't know - but it's coated. You will make a mess of yourself, your home, your clothes, etc. You are guaranteed to have fun, and get creative in the process. I suffer from very bad anxiety and depression and have been using this book as an outlet and somewhat as a therapy tool. I am a bit envious of something creativity I have seen on Pinterest.