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« on: February 27, 2014 09:46:46 AM »

So I have recently started doing some mixed media pieces and I love doing it so much.  I am just starting out and trying things so i would love feedback

The one I made for my husband based on a quote that is important to him (the bird is from Calvin and Hobbes)



This one I made for my best friend for her 30th birthday.  The paperbag princess is cut out of felt I made.


And I made this one for my daughter (once upon a time my plan had been to do Calvin and Hobbes for her wall, it never happened, so I made something more suited to her current tastes)


And here it is on her wall
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« Reply #1 on: February 27, 2014 03:49:25 PM »

Lovely work. I like how chirpy and cheerful all the pieces are. And I sooo love texture in art.
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« Reply #2 on: February 27, 2014 05:05:54 PM »

I agree, they are cheerful! It's always so nice to have home made things hanging up....they add so much warmth and character to a space.
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« Reply #3 on: February 28, 2014 11:22:07 AM »

thanks so much, I love learning about adding texture, so many things that were never talked about in school.
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« Reply #4 on: March 01, 2014 09:10:03 AM »

I am a huge fan of texture in art (haha I always have to restrain myself from touching things in galleries)!  Love the personal nature of all your pieces as well.  totally recognized the paper bag princess Grin
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« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2014 05:17:36 PM »

thanks alteredmommy, you are one the the people I keep learning about texture from.
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