Saturday, 21 October 2017

Mixed Media With Autumnal Hues - Project 2

Hi again,  today I am showing you my second project for Country View Challenges this month.

My second project is a mini canvas board, using canvas, fabric, paint, paper, stamps and metal - pretty much mixed media!!



I started by painting a scrap of Tim Holtz elements fabric using PaperArtsy paints.


I loved how well the colours blended onto the fabric, and the colours look very Autumnal.  I glued this onto a canvas board and added a doily to the centre and set this aside.

Next, I brayered a scrap of card stock using the same colours and stamped Emma Godfrey leaves onto it, cutting them out once dry.


I really liked how these leaves turned out - they are so imperfect that they are perfect (well I think so anyway!!).

I then assembled them into a flower shape on the doily.  I curved the leaves and gave them dimension.

To finish, I added a metal button embellishment and drew a scribble border.

Don't forget that you still have chance to enter the Challenge  this month and there is a £20 voucher up for grabs to one lucky person.

Thanks for joining me today.......


6 comments:

  1. Lovely colour scheme Miriam. First time I see the TH fabric used, great stuff!

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  2. Great idea to use the fabric Miriam. Wonderful creation. Xx

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  3. This is really lovely Miriam, what gorgeous fabric xx

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  4. Fabulous canvas, Miriam!!! xx

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  5. Beautiful canvas, Miriam!
    xx

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