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« on: November 15, 2012 10:40:14 PM »

I was asked if I'd like to do some mess making for a local fundraising effort, "The Art Project". Participants are given a 5x7 canvas board to create works of art that are then auctioned to raise money. The proceeds go toward community programs including artists in the school. How could I possibly say "no"?

I decided to build up, on top of the canvas rather than paint on it. After much struggle with several types of glue... here's my contribution:



The theme this year was "community" so I figured I'd best make a wee village Wink



And that loverly glass base? A gaudy candle stick! Upcycling, charity and crafting... whhheeeeeee!
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« Reply #1 on: November 15, 2012 11:04:18 PM »

Ooooohhh! What a wonderfully crafty and clever idea! I love the moss all over the wee tops of the houses. Very well done!
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« Reply #2 on: November 15, 2012 11:37:20 PM »

I love the way you used the canvas, your tiny village is beautiful! Have you got any close-up photos? I'd love to see all the details. I hope it raises lots of money - I'm sure it will.
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« Reply #3 on: November 16, 2012 03:07:31 AM »

Great job and for a good purpose as well. Love your details, as always. I like the fundraising idea as well; so, thanks for that.
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« Reply #4 on: November 16, 2012 06:10:26 AM »

beautiful work. i love how you made a village because "community" was your word this year. it is brilliantly crafted! nice work!!!! this rocks! Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: December 12, 2012 07:16:08 PM »

That is gorgeous!
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