Friday, April 24, 2009

Recycled Art

This is a mirror I found from the garage at my house and revamped a while back. It was my sister's mirror she junked. Originally, it was painted white with butterflies on it. I sanded and repainted it to this:

Monday, April 13, 2009

Black Dove

My first foray into origami:

I have horrible 3D spacial relation. The fact that this came out looking like it was supposed to impressed me!

Thursday, April 9, 2009

Failed Attempts At Tea Painting

I attempted to paint a wash on paper with black tea. In my head, it stained nicely, giving the paper an aged affect. In practice, not so much. The tea wasn't dark enough to stain the paper to my liking. It would have been a nice recyclable art material had it worked. (I get black tea when I order Chinese, but I don't drink tea.)
Instead, I took a bic to paper. And here is the end result:

Title- Burning Memory
Execution- Lighter, white drawing paper, colored pencil,micron pen.