Tag: 3d

Stitched Coiled Basket

What fun it was to make a sewn coiled basket!  I sewed the basket (of clothesline) on my machine, and then dyed it. I really like the results. Since the cord was poly/cotton, I used Alcohol Inks, and then added yellow Bombay Ink. (I LOVE my Bombay Inks!) It worked equally as well. Looking forward…

Secret Garden Mixed Media painting

This painting was the result of a challenge I was given: complete a mixed media piece with the title: A Secret Garden.  It was Autumn and I love the way the trees light up with color, so I began there.  As a child I thought trees held secret doors to other worlds, so I included…

Tree swallows in the secret garden

Take another path deeper into the Copperwood Forest….   The bright blue tree swallows dwell there, but they are a bit shy, so you must look closely to see them.  Wood box with acrylics and paperclay sculpted vines and birds.  A working drawer pulls open and you will find a nest with eggs. Copper leaves…

OOAK Halloween Assemblage/DollHouse Miniature

Go There Now Ive been working on this piece forever, finally finished after making lots of the elements by hand, the candles, books, bottles, picture frames, bars, tarot cards, voodoo doll and so much more there really is a lot to see, the picture doesn't do it justice. Go There Now

Mixed Media Female Bust

This bust began with a generous amount  of floor cement, a form and a day to set.  She was made to look aged, while pouring I added rocks and shredded paper.  I was not concerned with cracked areas.  Once she was dry (1-2 days)  I then rubbed some paint on her, she looked okay but…