Welcome! Artfully Musing is a blog dedicated to sharing art and the techniques and products used. I'll be showcasing collage, altered and mixed media art as well as miniature. I hope you'll check back often and are inspired. Thanks for visiting! Laura
Sunday, November 9, 2014
I started these two fall themed
pieces last year. I kind of got stuck on
how I wanted to finish them so I put them aside and moved on to Christmas art.
I used images of leaves and birds,
leaf trim, sequin leaves and beads to decorate the piece. The door in the back is a rub-on transfer I
made. Also in the background is an image
of a picture frame that I cut in half. Most
of the images for both of the pieces are from my
The green man at the top and border
at the bottom are made of paper clay. For
the green man I used a brass piece to make a mold. For the bottom piece I stamped the clay with
a rubber stamp.
As embellishments, I used images of
leaves a bird & squirrel, embossed
oak leaves, leaf sequins, acrylic leaves, pine cones and a glitter texture mixture for
sparkle. The violin is a rub-on from my stash.