Σάββατο, 22 Οκτωβρίου 2016

Autumn leaves

I was inspired by the challenge theme Elements of Nature
of Stamps and Stencils blog.


 I used two real dried leaves. I stuck them on a piece of wood.


 I used gesso and modelling paste with a stencil.


The frame is handmade from wood slats 
which I cut to the desired dimensions and then forcibly aged them.


I am also entering this into the following challenges:
  




16 σχόλια:

  1. Fantastic work I love it. Thanks for joining in at Creative Artiste challenge Janet DT x

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  2. Stunning! I love that you used real leaves! Wow! Thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar!

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  3. What a stunning way to use those dried leaves! The colours are amazing and I love the stencilling you did over them - they look wonderful in your frame. Beautiful, beautiful work!

    Thanks so much for joining in our 'An Autumn Day' challenge at Anything But Cute. Anne DT x

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  4. This is a gorgeous project. I love how you've used real leaves. The textures, soft colours and natural wood look amazing.
    Thank you for joining in with the October challenge "Anything Mixed Media Goes" at Creative Artiste Mixed Media and good luck x

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  5. Thank you so much. I really appreciate all your comments!!!

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  6. I adore this. everything about it I love..and I would never have guessed that you forcibly aged that wood..it truly looks vintage...a wonderful entry for our challenge at Rhedd's Creative Spirit...x

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  7. Hello..I am back again, this time as a team member for Altered Eclectics...
    I can only echo what I said in my earlier comment..this is just stunning..it would look gorgeous on my wall,lol...
    Thank you for joining in with this month entry...x

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  8. YUM! Should you grow tired of this there's a spare spot in my home....postage to Australia is not much..ha! Thank you for inspiring us at Rhedd's Creative Spirit Challenge this month.

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  9. Oh wow, this is stunning!! I love that you used real leaves!! The texture is amazing!! The frame is fabulous, too!! Thank you so much for playing along at Anything But Cute for our Autumn Day Challenge!! Have a great day :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  10. I love everything about this! The stencil work adds such a great level of texture and detail and the frame just makes this shine! Beautiful and most inspiring! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Stamps & Stencils and Anything But Cute. Hugs, Autumn

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  11. Absolutely gorgeous piece!! Congrats on your win at Stamps and stencil challenge !!

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  12. Fab project.Thank you for playing with us at Mixed Media World

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  13. That is such a beautiful piece! Have to give it a try..

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