Tuesday, 26 May 2015

Travel with delight

The background os this page was created by sparying ink over a gesso base. The circles are made from scrap paper used under my work to protect my table. The silhouette was created using a Dylusions stencil.

Sunday, 24 May 2015

Grow towards the light

This page started with a collage and acrylic paint layer, which I then built upon. I then drew and painted the border and leaves.

Friday, 22 May 2015

Stretch your mind

A digital piece.

Credits: vertical script by Lynne-Marie Favreau; other elements from 'Bubblegum' by Captivated Visions @ SBG

Thursday, 21 May 2015

My Documented Life - week 20

The prompt this week was to use texture paste.I grabbed several stencils and started apply it through these onto my page. I then used inks, acrylic paints and alcohol inks to add the colour. Looking at it on screen I think I should have blended the colours some more ...

Tuesday, 19 May 2015

You are enough!

For the background of this tag I layered on acrylic pain, using various stencils. Having stamped and coloured the woman's head, I then added all the paper layers. A finishing touches I added the bits of narrow tape and then a little more acrylic paint.

Saturday, 16 May 2015

Harmony

A digital piece.

Credits: elements from various kits by Dawn Inskip @ SBG

Thursday, 14 May 2015

Using a spatula

The background of this page was created using my Gelli Plate and then I painted the face using my spatula.

Tuesday, 12 May 2015

My Documented Life - week 19

So, this month it is all about texture at DLP and this week the prompt is 'stitching'. This encouraged me to get out my sewing machine! I sewed pieces of paper together and sewed onto tags and, with a bit of stamping thrown in, this is what I ended up with.

Sunday, 10 May 2015

Fulfil your potential

This journal page has a collage background with acrylic paint scraped over it. I then finished it by painting the leaves and adding the words.

Friday, 8 May 2015

Make the Days Count

A digital collage.

Credits: all elements from 'Make the Days Count' by Captivated Visions @ SBG

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

Two painty journal pages

I had fun creating these pages! Lots of paints and stencils...


Monday, 4 May 2015

My Documented Life - week 18

The theme for May is texture and the prompt this week was fabric. I incorporated some sari ribbon into my page.

Saturday, 2 May 2015

Two tags

The backgrounds of these tags are made from deli paper, decorated with acrylic paint using stencils. I stuck the decorated paper onto the tags using matte medium. Once they were dry I drew and painted the leaves.


Thursday, 30 April 2015

My Documented Life - week 17

This week the prompt was 'before the ink is dry'. I a used Dylusions inks, water and stencils to create my background. I then added the flowers using a blue Stabilo All pencil and water-soluble oil pastels.

Some of my art