Tag: Flowers

“Blue Vase” by Carrie Schmitt

The Key to Finding Your Individual Style by Carrie Schmitt

Finding your individual style as an artist isn’t difficult; in fact, it’s as easy as following your intuition. This guest post from artist Carrie Schmitt shows how easy it is to take a risk and discover what talents and passions lie within. Read on for Carrie’s terrific insight, and learn more about her fantastic videos,…

Life From Decay

A little digital and traditional mixed art piece here.  I wanted the concept of a spring fairy who brings the forest back to life after the long winter sleep.  This was for an auction last year, but I still really love this and wanted to share it with you lovely folks. ^_^   This was first…

A friend 'til the end

Go There Now I formed this paper mâché Day of the Dead skull head using a balloon. S/he is embellished with pipe cleaner worms, satin flowers, and glitter and pearl accented gauze butterflies. I used press-on nails as teeth. Hand drawn silver flowers decorate the back of the head. Height: 6”; width < 6” I had so…

Corazon de la Madre

I made this artwork in memory of my mother, Vivian Lanciotti, who died this past November at the age of 91.  I miss her every day and wanted to honor her memory.  I love the idea of Día de los Muertos and put into my work, elements that represent wonderful times spent with my mother:…

Tangled

So this piece is called "Tangled"…well as you can see from the title above. *laughs*   It's 8 1/2 x 11 inches.  Done with pencil and white ink on Deleter Art paper.  Which I love because it's really very nice and smooth.  Took a while from start to finish, but very happy with the end…

Mixed Media Skull Collage

Mixed-Media Skull Challenge entry using free hand drawing of a human skull ribbon, glitter, fabric flowers, and paper . By Stormybetsy