Sunday, 6 September 2009

Mixed Media Monday "Time of Day"



The theme at MMM is Time of Day, well, my favourite times of the day are dusk and dawn. I love it when there is still a hint of light, yet you can see the first stars coming out already. My piece is portraying Dawn. I created the background with a dreamweaver stencil which i put through my cuttlebug. The forground image is an altered image from Shabby Cottage Studio.

16 comments:

Sandy said...

Fantastic.
So peaceful. Love them.

Amy said...

WOW!!! I adore it..it is perfect just like looking at the evening sky..Love the dark shadow's of tree branche's..that is my favorite too. Your lady is gorgeous with night wings and glitter's..wonderful

indybev said...

I love the effect of light filtering through the trees. It's a lovely page, Astrid! Well done.

Moni said...

Eine ganz geheimnisvolle Stimmung auf deiner Karte. Toll gemacht!

Diane said...

This is stunning Astrid! Diane

Ozstuff said...

Astrid, I love how you have used lighting effects to show dusk and dawn which I agree are the best times of the day. The image is beautiful and the colours exquisite. Great work.

Nicola said...

Lovely! I really like the soft background!!

Limar said...

Beautiful :)

herminesplace said...

Fantastic, love it

Lori Saul said...

Beautiful , ethereal piece Astrid!Awakening and peaceful.

LiveArt said...

This is very beautiful and dreamy!! love it!!

Linda

Beth said...

Oh, the colors and the design are just lovely!

eastacrewood.com said...

Astrid,

I really love these-- and the stars are perfect. I can almost see them sparkle! So moody too.

Great job!

Juli/Artist in Residence

Anneke said...

this nis awesome.
and it looks som peacefull.
great work astrid and love the soft tones

Dr. Denise Tucker said...

WoW. LOVE your work!

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Jann said...

Oh, Astrid, what gorgeous artwork! I just love this--the background with the trees and moon are just wonderful! And I love what you did with the fairy image!

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