For Project 1, I thought having texts, words, paragraphs from a book page as a background would be interesting. I am one who is attracted to prints and patterns thus I find that the paragraphs on a book page falls under that category as well.
With that, the one artist I know that has done these type of art work would be Sol LeWitt. Examples of his work shown below:
Besides Sol LeWitt’s, these are some of the research from Pinterest:
And then I came across these beautiful eye-catching art/designs of Zentangle:
Perhaps, the negative space being the alphabet/initial(s) of my name?