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« on: August 07, 2007 11:38:00 AM »

so, this *could* go in paper crafts, but i'm treating it as more art, less craft..ANd it's on canvas. my new favourite medium is modge podge on canvas. i'm still having problems with bubbling (too much glue?) but like the rusticness of it! the images are from encyclopedias and art-punk-skate magazines. they evoke the economic history of canada! yaya!


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« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2007 12:17:22 PM »

I like it! The Queen and Dr. Seuss! Very cool.
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These are great! There is something almost mesmerizing about the Queen one... Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: August 07, 2007 01:02:21 PM »

I tend to have the problem with bubbling too. I think what helps is to slowly add the paper to the canvas/etc and then rub out the bubbles. This is really rad tho! I love collage work!!

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« Reply #4 on: August 07, 2007 03:01:05 PM »

thank you for all of your responses! i always rush through whatever i make, so slower is undoubtedly better! haha. our new roommate just LOVEs queen E. i'm going to make him some pillows of her for xmas! yay!

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