Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Three Muses Challenge - LETTERING

I love collage mainly because it doesn't have to make much sense.  I call this one "The meaning of life".  Man and patterned background by me.  Hands and magnifying glass from Google.

Monday, September 18, 2017

Take a Word Challenge - WINGS

This week at Take a Word the theme is WINGS. The two ladies are from e-vint.com (no longer selling).  The butterfly is from Google Images and the background from Lorie Davison at Scrapbookgraphics.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

The Three Muses Challenge - STEAMPUNK

This week at the Three Muses the challenge theme is STEAMPUNK.  The painting of Adam and Eve is from Wikimedia Commons (altered and more tastefully dressed).  Background Lorie Davison.  Steampunkerie from Marta van Eck.

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Sunday Postcard Art - NAMASTE

This week at SPA the theme is NAMASTE.  The gentleman is from Graphics Fairy (coloured by me) and the background picture is from Itkupilli.

Digital Whisper Challenge - PARIS

This week at Digital Whisper the theme is PARIS.  I have chosen to create a colorful poster using a Toulouse Lautrec picture from one of his posters. The background is by me and I have used several different fonts to highlight the things to see when visiting Paris.

Take a Word Challenge - HEART

This week at Take a Word the theme is HEART.  I have made a collaged paper doll using bits and pieces and the red heart painted by me.  Tumbling playing card pieces from Irene Alexeeva no longer designing.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

The Three Muses Challenge - House

House/home is the theme for this week's Three Muses.  Bits and pieces for collage from Lorie Davison.

Monday, September 4, 2017

Digital Whisper Challenge - Back to School

This week at Digital Whisper the theme is "back to school".  I have had the image for a long time.  Background elements from Vera Lim.

Take a Word Challenge - Autumn

This week at Take a Word the challenge theme is AUTUMN.  I painted the face and used papers and elements by Rosey Posey to make the collage.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

The Three Muses Challenge - MAIL ART

This week at the Muses the theme is "mail art".  Image from Wikimedia Commons, background bits and pieces Irene Alexeeva/

Monday, August 28, 2017

Digital Whisper Challenge - FAIRY

This week at Digital Whisper the challenge theme is FAIRY.  I've had this image in my stash for many years.  Just added some wings to make her a fairy.

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Take a Word Challenge - OLD FASHIONED

This week at Take a Word the theme is OLD FASHIONED.  I found this image in Google Images and coloured it from its original sepia.  The flowers, background and planter are from a collection by Lauren Bavin.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The Three Muses Challenge - UMBRELLA

I found the original black and white image at Graphics Fairy, added colour and placed him on a scanned dictionary page. I called him "Jerry Poppins" because he is in the same pose that Mary Poppins is often seen in.

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Take a Word Challenge - BLACKBIRD

This week at Take a Word the theme is BLACKBIRD.  I Googled the bird and the background is a mishmash of painterly patterns.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The Three Muses Challenge - SNAPSHOT

This week at the Muses the challenge theme is SNAPSHOT - using a black and white photo ini a colorful background.  Image from Terri Kahrs.

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Take a Word Challenge - Beauty

I love water colours and enjoy dabbling with water colour brushes in a variety of ways.  Googled image (altered).  Brushes from Anna Aspnes.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

The Three Muses Challenge - QUOTES - "Expect the Unexpected"

This week at the Muses the challenge theme is QUOTES.  I have chosen "Expect the Unexpected" although I seem to be a person who always expects the worst!  Background from Lorie Davison, image Finecrafted Designs, balloons Googled..

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Take a Word Challenge - PURPLE

This week at Take a Word the theme is PURPLE.  Sunglasses may be needed for this one!

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Take a Word Challenge - MONOCHROME

This week at TAW the theme is monochrome.  The image is one I've had in my "stash" for a very long time.  I have overpainted her in metallic bling.  Papers used in background are from K. Eflin.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

The Three Muses Challenge - CIRCLES

This week at the Muses the challenge theme is CIRCLES.  The background and branches are my own work as is the overpainting of the bird.