All posts by DeAnnaMcCall

Dreaming of Home – Soft Pastel Collage

No matter what age we live in, and no matter how beautiful the place we find ourselves in, there really is no place like home. This collage is made with a print of a postcard, a "removed" subject  from artist Frederic Bazille's painting "The Pink Dress" (she was clipped from a digital print then pasted onto the…

…Of Birds and Butterflies

This piece was created based on a sketch from my art journal. It is created with various scrapbook papers that have been embellished with metallic inks, paint, and acrylic buttons that reflect the bird and butterflies theme. I have added words in metallic ink (from my original journal) to the dark brown paper at the…

The Dancer chalk pastel collage

Working from a photo of a young dancer at rest on the floor of the studio, I created this drawing in hard pastels on 80 lb. paper. Then, I cut the image out and adhered it to a pale pink polka dot paper background. It was then embellished with a metal label holder and ribbon…