Cut Flowers

I used painted phone book papers on this piece.  I glued painted paper pieces onto a piece of watercolor paper.  I painted over the entire piece with a light layer of  acrylic paints.  Then I cut the flower and leaf shapes from more painted phone book pages.  I used Caran d’Ache crayons to add more color and outlined all the shapes with  black crayon and a black Stabilo pencil.

5 thoughts on “Cut Flowers

  1. Brigitte March 23, 2010 / 2:13 pm

    I had a great time browsing your blog, and I love love love your art ! So beautiful, the way you use colors, you inspire me. I just recently started with an Art Journal and still learning and experimenting so much. But .. having fun !


  2. katiejane March 25, 2010 / 5:12 pm

    These look fantastic! You always come up with the most interesting processes and materials. I really like how these turned out.


  3. Dawn March 25, 2010 / 5:45 pm

    wow this is beautiful! i love the colors. yours is so bold too 🙂 thanks for commenting on my blog.


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