Thursday, June 13, 2013

Rx: noun

something (such as a recommendation) resembling a doctor's prescription

Craft-room challenge - Here comes summer
( One of the things that I look for in summer are the male American Goldfinches molting out of their dull  olive green coat for a bright yellow look.That's a sure sign of summer, plus flowers too! )

Challenges 4 Everybody - #22 Anything Goes

Ranger - Seasonal Color Palette: June
Distress Paints - Broken China, Antique Linen
Distress stain - Broken China, Black Soot
Dylusions Ink Spray - Lemon Zest

I love being able to color in the bird using the stains and my water brush.

You can't see because the flower covers it up but the birdcage is sewn through the paper. The flower stems are paper that was torn using the water technique and then once glued onto the canvas is then rolled using your finger tips.

other products:

Little Yellow Bicycle - paper, canvas bird, sticker border and sentiment
Petaloo - flowers
charm - misc.


Teresa Jaye said...

OH Sandeeeeee - this is my all time favorite piece of yours. It is completely beautiful. The background is amazing, the tree limb is amazing, the bird is amazing. I love the little bird cage and the sentiment and how you've done the border. love, love, love !!!!!!!

Krisha said...

Hi Sandee,
What a great hanging, I love the pop of yellow on the bird against the blue background.

The Scrapbook Lady UK said...

very pretty - love the charm,jenx

wwilloww said...

I love your composition and color choices and they fit perfectly with the quotation!!!

Netty said...

loving your pretty hanging. Annette x

Meggymay said...

Beautiful hanging, the bird looks wonderful, super colours.

Rita said...

They are such bright and cheery birds--and you did a wonderful job on yours! Lovely!! :)

MaryH said...

Loving that little yellow bird. You do so many techniques I've never heard of, and they always look so fab. Not tried waterbrushing with the paints either (I only have a couple paints to-date! Been busy collecting P.Pastels). This is gorgeous and love everything you did on it. Hope the weather is ok up yr way tonight. We just had a tstorm pass through. Nothing dreadful thankfully. TFS.

Kristi said...

Holy smokes,this is gorgeous! It would look so good in my house **wink wink****!!

Granny Korner Craftingwithartgrandma said...

Love this sandee. Beautiful wall hanging.

Maria said...

This is stunning! I love the techniques you've used on this, it really is a beautiful creation. Thanks for joining in with our challenge over at the Craft-Room this fortnight.

Maria x

Zoechaos said...

Wonderful hanging the tree is magic the bird beautiful and the background well I just love it. thank you for sharing with us at Craft-Room Challenge XOXO Zoe

Debi said...

just lovely, I adore the wee bird, thanks for sharing with us at Craft Room challenge, Debi x