Sunday, 10 October 2010

Gingersnap Creations Gothic Elements

This is the first time I am participating in one of the Gingersnap Challenges.
I made a 4 x 4 hanger for the current theme Gothic Elements.


Martina said...

Was für ein wunderschöner Hänger, Astrid! Ganz fantastische Arbeit!

Netty said...

This is terrific Astrid, love your art. Annette x

Healing Woman said...

At first glance, I thought it was a purse you had created. It is so lovely that it would make a great design for an autumn one. Hard to believe you got all those collaged items on that tiny 4x4 square! Great work.

Meggymay said...

Another brilliant piece, so much to look at.

Unknown said...

So beautiful! Love this piece!

Esther said...

Hi - thanks for visiting me. This is a lovely piece, I love all the detail and she is definately set for the witching hour! Esther xx

SmilynStef said...

Love those fabulous wings and the torn text along the bottom ... thanks for joining us for Goth-tober at Gingersnap Creations.

Junibears said...

Beautiful tiny art! Love it.xx

Linda Brun said...

First time visiting your blog. I'm in love with your work.. Lots of fantastic creations..

LynnF said...

Absolutely gorgeous!

LivArtNow said...

Hi Astrid :)

What a wonderful hanger!! I Love your work :) Thank you so much for leaving such a kind comment at my blog. I'm happy you like my backgrounds. I made them using several layers of acrylic paint, I started out using water with just a little bit of paint mixed in. I used a papertowel to lift colour in some areas and bubblewrap for lifting and adding paint. some homemade foamstamps, glimmermist screens/stencils. I dabbed the paint with a sponge all over the stencils. I used different stencils for different layers. I also have a foam brayer with a sqare pattern cut into the foam, which, when using multipple colours makes great pattern and depth. Hope this made sense :) what's most important I guess is using several layers and playing around with all the different elements, using happy accidents for what they're worth and having fun :)

Thanks, hugs and smiles,

PetraB said...

Welcome to Gingersnap Creationswith your first entry ... absolutely amazing, thank you for joining us.

Kris Dickinson said...

So magically wonderful Astrid!

Michele said...

a beautiful and eerie creation. worthy of being a ginger gem! congrats! xo

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