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Friday, 31 May 2013

Yes I know---- another canvas - YAWN! .... D

I know I appear a little boring with my canvases but hey I just could not resist lol.  This time  I used a canvas picture I bought from a car boot sale last week.  I paid the princely sum of 50p. 


This is a mish mash of just about anything laying about in my craft room.

I used modelling paste on part of the canvas and laid alot of different embellies over the paste.  When dry I layered up more embellies.  These were all in my stash and to name but a few there are wooden bits and pieces, flowers, leaves, chain, beads, plaster hearts and clouds, plaster letters to spell out LOVE, string, earrings - the list is endless lol.  

I used a web like lace for the other portion of canvas. I painted the entire canvas and embellies using white acrylic paint.   I then cut into the canvas to make an opening.  I glued back the pieces of canvas to look like an explosion.. well it is supposed to look like it lol. 

I covered a piece of chipboard using paste and randomly stippled it using my palette knife.  I then sprayed it using a variety of perfect pearl sprays and fixed it behind the opening.  I then used a purple color rub n buff over the texture.  I used the same technique over the entire canvas.

BEFORE

AFTER




Well I hope you can make sense of this piece because I can't.  I just wanted to use some of my stash as it was gathering dust lol. 

Thank you for visiting me and I do hope you call back another time.

Hugz Elaine xxx



17 comments:

  1. Amazing creation, very different and eclectic!
    Thanks for joining us at Whimsical Designs this week!!

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  2. A very eclectic piece, thank you for joining in Rhedd and Rosie's challenge, good luck Hun, Zoe DT xx

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  3. Fabby piece Elaine...I love your work,it's very you "ecletic"

    Thank you so much for entering the challenge over at Rhedd & Rosie's Challenge Blog

    Hugs
    Sandie xx(owner & head Dt)

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  4. Thank you for playing our Recycle Challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks, amazing job!

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  5. Sometimes you are not meant to understand just to let go and do it. The results are wonderful and impressive. Thank you for sharing with us at Craft-Room Challenge XOXO Zoe

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  6. You are amazing! I think I have run out of adjectives to describe your fabulous projects! This is really a work of art! Thanks for playing with us this week at 613 Avenue Create!
    Hugz,
    Chana, Owner

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  7. what an amazing creation!! thanks for sharing with us at Craft Room Challenge, Debi x

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  8. Fabulous piece of work.

    Thanks for joining us at Rhedd & Rosie Challenge Blog, hope we see your work again.

    Moira DT.

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  9. Thats just stunning ! _ thanks for joining in at Whimsical Designs this week :)

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  10. Wow some serious layering going on here - perfect for the creative moments challenge - Thanks for joining in x Janet

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  11. Very different creation! Love all the layers and textures...thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks for our Recycling challenge :D

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  12. I love the colors and the uniqueness of your creation. Thank you so much for sharing you amazing creation. With us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

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  13. Fabulous canvas Elaine, such lovely textures and colours.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp
    hugs
    Mandy xx

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  14. wow! what a fabulous canvas! You did such a great job on this!
    Thanks for joining our AG challenge at Use it Tuesday this week.
    Tammy DT

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  15. Goodness me, your imagination is just so free and unrestrained, I am so jealous I wish I could work in this way. A truly amazing piece of artwork. Julia xxxxx

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  16. Wow - Love the opening in your layers. Please come back to Creative Moments Challenge again soon.
    Leona x

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Thank you for your comments. I really do appreciate them and they make my love of crafting much more worthwhile.
Hugz Elaine xx

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