Mixed Media Monday #6

Mixed Media Monday #6


SNIFFLECOUGH

Unfortunately, I’ve been sidelined these last few days with what started as a cold and then deteriorated into bronchitis.  I finally gave in to it yesterday and went to the doctor.  With the heavy duty cough syrup and antibiotic she prescribed, I should be on the mend soon.  You know I was sick – I didn’t pick up my knitting needles or paintbrushes all day yesterday, sleeping most of the day away.

MY OWN MIXED MEDIA

Before my cold hit like a ton of bricks, I painted this background, getting ready for 2015’s first project.

 

Watercolor on wet journal paper, Dylusions large art journal

 I did some playing around with my new Big Kick die cutter – which I love, by the way – using some fabric scraps I had lying around.  I’m drawn to leaf shapes at the moment and here’s what they morphed into:

Original shape

 

Cotton fabric, die cut leaf shapes, glued onto bristol artist tile, distress ink

Playing around with the size and arrangement.

Learn to listen.  Opportunity could be knocking at your door very softly.  Frank Tyger

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