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Ludy
« on: May 07, 2012 10:27:20 AM »

Years ago I bought some lovely blue paper to make wedding invitations from. Well five years, one wedding and two kids later the paper was still rolled up in my craft corner. So I thought that this would be the perfect time to pull it out.

I started by splashing a bleach and water mixture on a test piece, just to see what would happen. Well it looked like lovely clouds. So I pulled out a full sheet and tried it again.

And of course it didn't look as nice as the test piece. Sad So I did the next best thing and cut up the test piece. I then fraied the edges and glued it to the full sheet and got some lovely textured clouds.

So paper and scissors, check.

Next I did a little sketch of a bird in flight and went to work filling in the bird with stones.

Rocks, check.


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« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2012 10:58:54 AM »

cool!  What kind of glue did you use for the rocks?  I bet they're heavy!
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« Reply #2 on: May 08, 2012 07:01:47 AM »

It is a lovely picture. And I like the symbolism of a bird made of stones.
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« Reply #3 on: May 09, 2012 05:36:08 PM »

how beautiful!
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« Reply #4 on: May 11, 2012 10:56:17 AM »

looks great.
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