Monday, 29 November 2010

I wish it were summer!

Well, what's wrong with a bit of wishful thinking? Particularly when it is due to snow tonight!

I made this shadow box by reversing a deep canvas, painting it and framing it with Tim Holtz tape, attaching the background paper (from DCWV) and then adding the embellishments. The moths and and flowers were all made using Paper Artsy dies and stamps. I coloured the inside of the little bottle with alcohol ink and rolled up the paper to put inside it and, lastly, added the letters at the top.


Cheryl said...

oh wow hun this is stunning gosh just love it super design,hugs cheryl xxx

missy k said...

Gosh! Wow!


I love it :)


Sandra Hall said...

I think its a nice bit of wishful thinking, dreaming of warm winds and sun on your face in this chilly weather! Its a lovely shadow box Jackie - love the flowers and the little bottle with the scroll tucked inside! x

Silvia(Barnie) said...

Oh, that's so lovely, I wish it were summer, too.

Gez said...

STUNNING Jackie. Enjoy.xx Ooh I do wish it was summer too!

Lorraine said...

this is great love that little bottle as it takes the viewer in and adds mystery

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