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Sunday, 22 January 2017

Shelter Yourself

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I wanted to get away from card making again
as we often forget to use digi images in other kinds of project.
This is a clearance item...mdf 11 and a half inch square panel
(one of my 25p per item haul)
 I keyed the surface with sandpaper before gluing a sheet of 12x12 
scrapbook paper on to it.
 I just Luuuuurve the Birch tree papers...
 I tore strips with trees on to use as....trees lol
The image I received from or sponsor is
and the beauty of digi images is that 
you can print them as big as you need :D
 I coloured her with promarkers 
and tore her (and the butterflies) out.
 She looked like she was floating, so I used 
mesh ribbon to create a horizontal stripe to ground her.
I added  another stripe of blue mesh
 and grey lace to the top edge for balance.
 She still looked a bit "floaty" so I coloured a few 
paper flowers for her to sit amongst.
 When I showed it to my teen...he said the piece reminded him
 of a short animation he had recently seen called "Shelter"
and so the legend was created.
 She does look a little sad even though surrounded by such beauty...
(Watch the video...it's so sad yet so beautiful)

Enjoy :D XXX
Entering the following challenges;
(mdf panels/patterned papers/promarkers)
Crafty Creations # 333 Anything Goes
Addicted to Stamps and More # 225 (inspirational photo/daisy flowers)
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6 comments:

  1. What a pretty piece of wall art Gina and I love how you created your background. So nice to see a larger canvas for our artwork.
    Thanks for sharing with us at ATSM and I hope you will join us again soon.
    Hugs
    Carol x

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  2. Such a beautiful decoration for your wall! Gorgeous background you created! Love it!! Hugs, Robin

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  3. Beautiful project - loved all your elements. Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Crafty Creations Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

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  4. Hello, what a lovely project, thanks for joining in the fun with us at Colouring Crazy Challenge Blog. Good luck! Yvonne (DT)

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  5. Absolutely beautiful decoration. Thanks for joining ATSM!

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  6. Your creation is stunning Gina!! I love your imagination! That video was sad, but I agree, beautiful! Big Hugs!

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