Friday, 8 June 2012

Simon Says Stamp Show and Some Texture



I read an article in the Somerset Studio (Sep/Oct 2011) magazine on Texture by Christy Tomlinson and it inspired me to make this canvas board. I first covered it in collage with in all sorts of paper, then a thin layer of gesso.  On top of this I put stamping of different colours using Tim Holtz stamps, bottle tops and bubble wrap. I did a bird cage using a metal template and texture paste and when it dried I coloured it in with an ink pad.



I drew a lady and collaged the the skirt and top with bits out of the magazine and then painted her.




I added some lace and embellishments.







I really enjoyed this and I'm  entering it into Simon Says Stamp Show and  Some Texture


3 comments:

  1. Well Carol, you certainly have shown some texture on this piece, it is beautiful. I love all the overstamping you did and that birdcage is fantastic, love the dimension it creates. Anne x

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  2. I love how vibrant your colours are on this piece! The Design Team are really pleased that you joined us for the Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge this week - Thank you!

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  3. Your piece is lovely! Great colors, nice choice of paper for the skirt! Lots of texture! Bravo!

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