I had made this project quite awhile ago for Graphic 45 and it was recently shared in my awesome farewell post. I could not believe the outpouring of love and comments, it is something I will certainly treasure. Anyhow, I decided that this project needed to be abandoned in the wild for someone else to enjoy! It always feels good to put a little love out into the world.
What started as a Facebook Group has evolved to an "art movement" with "art abandoneers" all across the world. There is even a book that has been published! It is really fun to see the amazing things that people leave as a beautiful random act of kindness.
I had been carrying around my little house for several days with the intent to leave it somewhere, but I could not find the right spot. My day job took me to Lansing for a meeting and I had the idea to see if I could drop it in a really urban location. This interactive art piece was a perfect spot. There is a tag on the back of the project explaining that it is free art and contact information to report their experience if they choose.
Here are additional photos of my project. I love the roof that I made with a die cut by Tim Holtz, it turned out so super cute.
I sure hope that someone out there is enjoying their little bit of abandoned art!