Friday, September 4, 2015

Winged Giraffe

I am super lucky to be part of an collaborative group of very creative folks!!  I admire all of their work and am truely inspired by what we have been creating!


This time we altered (some made from scratch) paper mache animals.  I got ahold of a giraffe to alter.

Before we get started here is a list of all of the other blogs that you simply have to check out...there is some unbelievable talent in this group and I wouldn't want you to miss a thing!!



Now, back to my Winged Giraffe...yes of course it ended up with wings!!  They are the perfect expression of whimsy and I love the whimsical!!



I started with vintage dictionary pages (attached with Prima Art Ingredients gel), Art Anthology Colorations spray and the Viva Las VegaStamps! Writing Circle Background stamp.


I painted all the circles with Art Anthology Sorbet.


The wings are cut using the Tim Holtz Layered Angel Wings die.


Of course I had to add a bit of sparkel with Art Anthology Colorations Gilded Gold spray.


I loved creating this giraffe and am SO inspired by this collaborative group.  I can't wait to get started on our next project!!

4 comments:

  1. I love your giraffe! The text print is awesome and the wings are epic.

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  2. Incredible! Great detail and super fun!

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  3. I love how the text shows through the paint! The wings are awesome!

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  4. oh pretty pretty creation! LOVE those wings! They are super fun! And your paint job rocks! Super glad I got to play along with the animal challenge!

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