Tag: Found Items

Mixed Media Angel Art Doll

I created this Angel Art Doll using pieces of vintage bingo cards. She’s been embellished with fabric, decorative paper, vintage buttons, rusted metal scraps and reclaimed jewelry pieces. Her wings are made of paper mache. I hand painted her face onto unbleached muslin, which I stuffed lightly with fiberfill and hand stitched. I then completely sealed her…

Prisoner of Progress

My Granddaughter gave me the doll.  She knows I collect odd objects for art.  She said I could make a "creepy art project" with it.  I wanted to take advantage of the sad look the doll had and started with the cage like thing.  After that I added objects to represent some of the downsides…

Park Outside of City

By Deborah Pierro: I found this "interesting" piece at a trash dumpster, calling my name. So … this is what I did. I painted and markered the plastic piece that slides in through the top with a cityscape and re-inserted it. Then I painted the "stage" part green and used air-dry Sculpey to make the trees,…

Best in Show, Miss Fifi

Rescued Fifi from an estate sale. Fifi deserved to be displayed on a pedestal as the pedigree show poodle that she is. For more views of Fifi see my blog at http://curiousfleacircus@blogspot.com

Mad Bird

This is my Mad Bird he's made of vintage watch parts, beads and shells. The background is a vintage page from a French song book, the song is about ducks!! I use him as my logo for my business Mad Bird Designs UK.  He measures 7×5 inches and is now framed in a box frame…

They Moved to Town

This began with finding an old drawer unit at a garage sale. I made a mask from chopped paper pulp, added some found objects including a rock found on an old farm site.