Newspaper Blackout Poetry by Austin Kleon. He goes through old newspapers, and using a black marker, he takes away the words he doesn’t need, creating new poetic verses.
The Next Big Thing: Blackout Poetry
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I discovered @whimsylove’s account this evening....
I discovered @whimsylove’s account this evening. She makes some of the most beautiful blackout poetry. Go check out her account and follow along. #makeblackoutpoetry #blackoutpoetry #poetrycommunity #poetry
The night overtakes us in an eager desire. We soon lost sight of the sun.
Creating Remarkable Poetry Through Subtraction
Creating remarkable poetry through subtraction. Using newspaper articles or other sources, you get rid of words you don't want to create a poem. Better explained in the article.
The Madness: Make Black Out Poetry, Black Out Poetry, Poetry
Blackout poetry - Swirling the World.
I like how the artist Emily Davies used crayon instead of the usual black pen in this piece of black-out poetry…makes it appear more childlike and vulnerable.