Saturday, August 28, 2010

Sunday postcard! the darkside

when they were good ....
...but when they were bad ....

4x4 friday!

4x4 canvas turned over and skull glued in the back hole
mexican coins, german scrap, mirrors

Friday, August 27, 2010

Lots to do!

Some of you asked how I did the angel.
I took this picture from a garden catalog and put it into my photoshop.
I added colors, paint and textures using P S filters and brushes.
Basically I just played. I am self taught on P S and only have explored the painting aspects of the program.

photo challenge 68


Bloggers challenge and gingersnap holiday lights

A close up of our christmas tree. I enhanced the color, and then added a film filter.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

gingersnapcreations / red and black

This is a 8"x8" fabric piece that I ordered from
from my digital design based on a past blog challenge.
We were given the image and I drew the table and flowers.

Digital Whisper Challenge

image provided

Squirrel in oak tree

3 Muses/ zetti

Pig from

Tag Tuesday!

Baby Dan, 1971
(guess who will be 40?)
Gee, the stroller looks so retro, not like the babyburbans that everyone has now!

Monday, August 23, 2010

crazy amigos!!! coca cola

I simply took a picture from the book named below.
One of my favorite christmas books, all vintage coke ads!!!

New images from Divas Deste!

This is just 1 of a new collage sheet!
I did some photoshop, but the image as is could be used in so many ways!
Love the art nouveau look!
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Winner of giveaway!!!

Look at this darling altered CD!
Lucky me !
Thanks to cindy!
A wonderful blog you may want to check out. Such a friendly and inspiring place!!!

Collage Obsession / animals

image provided, too gorgeous not to use!
Simon and the Big Cats

Inspiration Ave/ words!

Image from Dover!!!

Mixed Media Monday!

photo of begonias in crystal vase

Sunday, August 22, 2010

Sunday postcard! Odd bods

I love Gumby's odd bod!!
Some other odd bods for fun!

Play time at Gingersnaps !

I had the pleasure of doing a small tutorial on painting with a palette knife.
You may want to try it to!
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Bird nest
acrylic, gesso on palette paper