This Christmas card ties in with my Advent art piece for my church.
Friday, 24 January 2014
Wednesday, 22 January 2014
Saturday, 18 January 2014
Wednesday, 15 January 2014
Mono-print and collage with a saved white space. Text added at a later date. I have found I really enjoy coming back to things. The piece below got here in three stages. First the mono-print session, then a collage session and put away for a few weeks. Then I pulled it out and knew just what to do.
Sunday, 12 January 2014
Because I love to experiment, I took my pear block and inked it with black acrylic paint (ever so slightly diluted for better flow) and printed 4 pears. Once dry I added colour with water colour paints. I like how they turned out but they don't feel done yet.
I just participated in my first Artist Trading Card Swap!! This swap was done with a group of friends who I have been doing a book study with for about a year. I mentioned to these gals that I'd just learned about ATC's and they got inspired and wanted to do one!!
Our theme was 'inspiring words'. Here are the cards I made: