Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The Three Muses Challenge - Blue and White

The image is from Paper Whimsy, the stones and sky from Google Images and the border (a very old one) from Scrapbookgraphics Studio Girls.

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Digital Whisper Challenge - Marie Antoinette

A collage approach to this week's theme.  A fresh-faced and young Marie Antoinette from one painting is wearing a costume from another painting.  Her wig was Googled and powdered, her pearly headpiece is from Createwings Designs.  Bird on nest, clock and other bits and pieces also from Createwings Designs and Catherine Designs/

Take a Word Challenge - Black and White

The image has been in my "stash" for a long time - origin not known.  It has been altered and added to.  Print background and tulle for skirt from Irene Alexeeva, Vortex from Google Images.

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Sunday Postcard Art - Strong Women

This week at Sunday Postcard Art the theme is "strong women".  The image is a painting found on Google, the background bits and pieces from Lorie Davison.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

The Three Muses Challenge - BOOKS

This week at TAW the theme is BOOKS. My open book is from Christina Renee, the brush on the left is from Manu at Scrapbookgraphics, the image of the girl is from Paper Whimsy, the bird from Createwings designs.  ENLARGE FOR A CLEARER VIEW.

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Take a Word Challenge - Sea Life

This week at Take a Word the theme is SEA LIFE.  I have chosen a mermaid and a shell or two.  Background overlays by Anna Aspnes and Joanne Briseboise, mermaid by me (except for Googled "hat" and tail).

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Digital Whisper Challenge - Hide and Seek


Hide and Seek was very challenging but I decided on having the dancer (and her cat) indulging in some camouflage, using wallpaper.

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

The Three Muses Challenge - STREET ART

This week the challenge theme is STREET ART.  The image is from and the background from Lorie Davison at SBG.

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Take a Word Challenge - WINGS

I'm not sure where the image comes from.  I have had it (and used it) many times over the years. The butterfly wings were Googled and I painted the background and applied a curled leaf effect using a software program.

Digital Whisper Challenge - Clothes Pins

Patti's clothes pin challenge took some thinking about.  Why not combine getting a sun tan with doing the chores?
The lady is from  The white background is from Anna Aspnes and the clothes and sheet were painted by me. (Old fashioned dolly pin/peg Googled).

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

The Three Muses Challenge - STARS

The image (coloured and altered) is from  The gold tulle and chains are from Irene Alexeeva, some elements from Lauren Bavin and the background by Rebecca McMeen.  Stars from software element.

Monday, July 6, 2015

Take a Word Challenge - WINDOW

The window comes from Kubivet Designs (no longer in business).  The image was originally a black and photo from, coloured and altered.  The background includes a PS brush by Katie Pertiet and a clock face from Lauren Bavin (no longer operating as a designer).

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Sunday Postcard Art - Roses

This week at SPA the theme is ROSES.  My postcard includes an (altered) image from Kubivet and other elements from Lorie Davison at SBG.  The rose was extracted from one of my own photos.

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Digital Whisper Challenge - Summertime

This week at Digital Whisper the theme is SUMMERTIME.  Thanks for all your great challenges, Patti.  The image is from, coloured and altered.  I made the background from an altered photograph of a jetty in south-west Australia - added some overpainting and collaging to make a summery scene.