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:

  1. Fantastic.
    So peaceful. Love them.

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  2. 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

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

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  4. Eine ganz geheimnisvolle Stimmung auf deiner Karte. Toll gemacht!

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  5. This is stunning Astrid! Diane

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  6. 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.

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  7. Lovely! I really like the soft background!!

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  8. Beautiful , ethereal piece Astrid!Awakening and peaceful.

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

    Linda

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  10. Oh, the colors and the design are just lovely!

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  11. 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

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

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  13. WoW. LOVE your work!

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  14. 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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