Monday, 28 June 2010

A set of decorated hands

Here is a set of decorated hands created for a journal swap. The idea is that a journal is made out of the different hands created for the swap. Each artist participating has traced their own hands (so these are obviously mine) and then decorates them in whatever style. On the back of each one is a handwritten art quote.
We each have to make six hands in all so I still have two more to go but they are great fun to do!


Taluula said...

Astrid, this is a fantastic and original idea and I love what you have done with them.

pammyjo said...

These are just lovely! Beautiful work and what a fun idea. :)

Netty said...

Brilliant idea and I love your decorated hands. Annette x

Sandy said...

Oh wow these are fantastic. Wonderful hands and the design is awesome. Love them all.

Anke said...

WOW liebe Astrid Deine Hände schauen wahnsinnig schön aus.

Sonnige Grüße
von Anke

Betzie said...

SUch a neat idea. Reminds me of the hands of my sons that I still is from kindergarten...done in cement...have it in my garden. The other of my older son's hands...from middle school. They had to trace them and decorate them like you did here. I had it framed...
I bet it was fun to do...

Martina said...

Tolle Idee und wahnsinnig schön gemacht, liebe Astrid! Gefällt mir sehr gut.

Suzanne B aka brookfies said...

Lovely idea and each one so very different


These are beautiful! Maybe I will to try a hand at this swap too! lol I did the postage stamp one and the Teesha Moore style pillow fabrics.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

One World One Heart


FEEDJIT Live Traffic Feed

Birthday Card

Birthday Card
Just got a whole lot of new stamps from a brilliant place called the Stamp Smith. This is the image that I first saw on Docraft and really liked. I asked the friend who has used it in an ATC, where she got it. Well she borrowed it from a friend who got it from ebay as a one off. But.... it had a title. I googled the title, and hey presto found the site. They have great stamps and offer a really friendly fast service. I highly recommend them!

Gothic Arch Trifold inside

Gothic Arch Trifold inside

Back of Gothic Arch Trifold

Back of Gothic Arch Trifold

Gothic Arch Within the Heart

Gothic Arch Within the Heart

Gothic Arch, the Key

Gothic Arch, the Key