Tag: Copper

Butterfly Dreams

Mixed media piece constructed of wood, paperclay and copper.  Head down another path into the Copperwood Forest, and you will find the dreaming butterfly gardens….

And Knew I Was Too Late Mini Canvas

This 4 x 4 canvas was painted off white with acrylic paint. I then applied a think layer of glue and laid down a piece of mesh from a Halloween curtain. I then applied layers of moss green acrylic paint and used rubbing alcohol to take that paint off. I then glued a dried leaf…

Creative Escape – Inside View

This is my mixed media luggage tag. It incorporates acid etched copper, wire wrapped beads, vintage ribbon, natural feathers and fabric remnants. The luggage tag consists of three layers bound by the etched copper. This tag will accompany me on long weekend trips with my family to a quaint cottage in the woods.

Creative Escape – back view

This is my mixed media luggage tag. It incorporates acid etched copper, wire wrapped beads, vintage ribbon, natural feathers and fabric remnants. The luggage tag consists of three layers bound by the etched copper. This tag will accompany me on long weekend trips with my family to a quaint cottage in the woods.

Creative Escape Luggage Tag

This is my mixed media luggage tag. It incorporates acid etched copper, wire wrapped beads, vintage ribbon, natural feathers and fabric remnants. The luggage tag consists of three layers bound by the etched copper. This tag will accompany me on long weekend trips with my family to a quaint cottage in the woods.

frozen Charlotte necklace

frozen Charlotte mixed media jewelry entry for Artisan Search 2012 made with a frozen Charlotte, wooden heart shape, vintage papers,vintage buttons, mother of pearl, copper chain, and hand wrought copper clasps, vintage jewelry findings.

Wishes–Mixed Media/Altered Book Pages

Details of pages from altered/mixed media book Wishes. The text pages were folded and glued then folded as pages. Then they were altered in some way, painted, stamped, collaged with found text, etc. Once the pages were done I sewed them altogether inside a pale blue leather scrap bound with a long stitch and weaving. There…

Wishes–Mixed Media/Altered Book

Cover of Wishes–Mixed Media/Altered book.  The pages were made from the leftover  text pages cut out from other altered books.The text pages were folded and glued then folded as pages. Then they were altered in some way, painted, stamped, collaged with found text, etc. Once the pages were done I sewed them altogether inside a pale…

True Love Waits – Mixed Media Wooden Box

An original illustration of a boy and a girl graces the top of this enchanting box. The title of this piece was inspired by a Radiohead song and the characters were inspired by Katniss and Peeta from the book "The Hunger Games". The illustration was drawn on beautifully printed cardstock that has been given a…