Saturday, September 8, 2012

Winter cast offs


The finished canvas complete with; 
 wire, washers, bread bag clips, string, plastic, knitting needles, old book paper scraps, lace, earings, watch parts and other assorted metal bits.


Such fun pulling it all together.

I tried adding some sprays of colour but, it just didn't feel right.  Painted over the colour with gesso which has left tiny drops still showing.

I have loved using all the bits and pieces that usually get chucked in the bin.

I will definitely do this again.  Perhaps a spring theme.

6 comments:

  1. Lovely Sandra, really lovely. And no doubt you're enjoying it even more for being made up of the 'bits' rahter than rushing out and buying new stuff. Great work gal!

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  2. Too funny - just saw that I had comments in my spam (I don't get many) and one was from you from waaaay back asking about DD. If I said bird stamps and birds on a bag would that make sense?

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  3. Hi Sandra, That looks fabulous! I shall eagerly await to see it IRL!

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  4. Gorgeous ... if I did that it would look like bits and pieces rather than the work of art you created.

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  5. I'm amazed that you created this beauty from all those bits and bobs. I've had a close up nosey and it is just gorgeous. It has a really classy Christmassy feel, love the white with just a hint of colour. You must be so pleased with the end result.
    Hugs Lisax

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