Hope everyone is enjoying the last minute rush before Christmas.
I think I need to start working on presents, decorations, ideas in January so that by the last week of Christmas I will at least have an idea of what I am trying to accomplish.
I believe I will always be a last minute, pull-it-together kind of girl.
It's worked all these years so far with no major catastrophe.
So instead of making stockings and fudge this morning, I decided to blog about my latest project I just finished! YEAH!!!!
(which was not on my Xmas to-do list)
Since I have painted four Dragonfly Girls, I need to figure out a way to display them.
Framing with glass would take away from all the texture and gloss of the pictures. I need other ways to display them.
Here is my first attempt with my favorite one, the first one I ever made:
I got an 11x14 canvas and painted the outside edges with oranges and yellows that matched the flowers:
Then I used my gloss gel medium to glue down the picture.
Once the picture was attached,
I covered it all with another layer of gloss gel:
I would love some feedback...what do you think?
Have a Terrific Tuesday and remember only FIVE more days 'til