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Friday, August 29, 2008

Thanks to all

So many of you have written such great comments and kudos on my work .... I really would love to thank each of you personally but most of the time the emails come in with a no-reply on the address .... so I can't send you a personal thank you ... so this is to all of you .... Thanks so much Linda

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

A little Play Day today

just did fun stuff and made this wooden box assemblage ...... you can buy the wooden shadow box at From the Heart of Hanes ....... sure was fun to play ...... click to enlarge

Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Altered Cabinet Cards

Well I am slow but I do get around to doing some things and it's time for altering cabinet cards ... I am in an online swap of 6 for 6 and these are 2 of mine .... one is done with a gesso application then stencil/ink work and one is just altered straight to the card .... click to enlarge

Monday, August 18, 2008

RR pages

another month and more pages for this Round Robin ...... this artist theme was birds and the color choices were the artist that make the pages ... I chose lime, aqua and sepia then I threw in some metallic just for good measure ....... there are 5 of these left so keep watching to see them all ....... click to enlarge

Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Close up details of Mother Nature

These are close ups of the bird on the shoulder, the Ch√Ętelaine (which has the book of Mother Nature, a bead symbolizing the earth, a key that unlocks the beauty of the nature), the nest and bustle ... scroll down to see the complete dress form ..... it's for a silent auction for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation ...... click to enlarge these photo and the ones of the complete dress form ...... thanks for your support ..... Linda

Mother Nature - for Breast Cancer Fundraiser

I was asked to alter a wire dress form for a fund-raiser for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and I happily took the challenge ...... this is a disease that has touched many of our lives in someway and is such a worthy cause ...... there will be a silent auction at Stamp Salado and the winners will be notifyed on Sept. 28, 2008 .... there will be refreshments from 3pm - 6pm .... if you wish to bid on my dress form or any of the other artist that are participating please contact Sandra Shaw by clicking on the link which will take you to her website and you can get all of the detail ... I believe she might be willing to take call in bids with credit card numbers if you are unable to attend ...... The dress is made from handmade paper, ribbon, fibers and embossed velvet ribbon then trimmed with ribbon flowers, bird nest with eggs, and a lovely little bird, miniature tags, a handmade ch√Ętelaine complete with a little book of Mother Nature and a bustle that has been attached with a swatch of raw silk ... thanks for your support ...... Linda

Wednesday, August 06, 2008

Still working in Studio - More Sharing

I am still going thru stuff and rearranging and culling ...... lord but I have tons of stuff .... here is another image that you might be able to use in your art ........ click to enlarge .... Linda