Sunday, September 25, 2011

Disappearing Act

Michelle Ward's Crusade this month is 
a pretty good technique.
I decided to try it on one of my stock backgrounds.
This is what came out.
I know! I know!
The colors didn't match so well!
I applied it on the whole background.
It looked like a rich brocade wallpaper.
So I got inspired to make a face...
and added a body.
Still not yet finished as I had to leave.
My son wanted to watch a dance competition,
so I did a disappearing act! 
Family calls! 

Linking with 
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22 comments:

  1. That's beautiful! Vibrant!

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  2. Your work never fails to amaze and inspire, Patsy!

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  3. Patsy... this is beautiful! The stamp does look like wallpaper. How neat! I can not wait to see it finished. I love your background. What are you using for that great texture? Thanks so much for joining us 'in the studio' this week!

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  4. Patsy, first of all I am very happy to have met you because I am from the Philippines too and I am surprise and excited that you are from Papemelroti because i love your store:) That is so cool!

    Great painting of the lady and I love background.. it looks historical to me.. Have a great day!:)

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  5. The layers and patterns of the background are wonderful!
    Looking forward to seeing the finishing touches at another PPF!

    All the best,
    Mary
    Mary C. Nasser Art Blog

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  6. I want to know how you made the Texture on that background too! I love the colors, the texture, the girl...and I like the flowers mixing paper and stitches in your banner...so much inspiration here!

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  7. Hi Patsy! I love your painting, the background is fantastic! Love the colors. Your blog is so fun and inspiring with all of your drawings! I just became a follower. Happy Paint Party Friday! Stop by Patina Moon when you get a chance. :-)

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  8. Oh its wonderful!!! The background fits perfect! Deb

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  9. You know, I like the idea of a stash of stock backgrounds! I'm starting to work small - altered art/paper crafts/ATC - this could be a good thing to do and then seek inspiration for filling them in later . . .

    Joy!
    Kathy

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  10. Beautiful background. love the colors! Fun stuffPOP ART MINIS !

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  11. Everything you create is always beautiful! And you are always an inspiration through your words and art. Best wishes and blessings, Tammy

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  12. On the contrary, I think all the elements of your collage are working well. Nice Work!

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  13. Lovely, and the background is so beautiful - just love those colours. Thanks for sharing.
    Neet (from WOYWW)

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  14. Yes, this is very beautiful. The lady works very well with the background

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  15. Wonderful blog you have here. I can't wait to spend some time looking at all your art!!!

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  16. Love how you made the colors and stamps work in proportion to each other. And adding another element--the woman--is a great idea. You took this challenge to a whole new place!

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  17. What a great result! I love the stamp you used and the colour combination. Thanks for sharing.

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  19. Looks great, some gorgeous wall paper that would be!

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  20. Patsy - I had the same problem with my backgrounds not matching. I got much better results when I re-did the backgrounds and then stamped with the same colours. Love your background and brilliant face drawing!

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  21. I loved your colors and what a beautiful background for your painted face!

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  22. It does look like brocade wallpaper - how cool! Hope family time went well!

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I am so glad you dropped by! You are a blessing!
:^) Patsy