Monday, April 6, 2015

Reality v. Imagination Canvas




Today I am sharing a 5" x 7" canvas I worked on yesterday.  I used tons of metals from Flying Unicorn and Finnabair (Prima).  The quote "Reality has limits - imagination is boundless."  Unfortunately, I don't know to whom the credit of the quote should go - I've just seen it several times without an author.  I added some texture, stamping and a few little faux gems.  Thanks for taking a peek.

Materials:
Canvas: 5x7 canvas board by Art Alternatives
Paper:  Prima's Timeless Memories
Metals:  The Flying Unicorn Country Garden metals;  Prima Finnabair's Vintage Trinkets; Webster's Pages Cameo
Flowers: Prima Bristol Blooms Teal; Prima Coffee Break Flowers
Ink:  Inka-Gold Gold; Tim Holtz Vintage Photo (around edges of canvas); Black Staz-On for stamping
Chipboard:  Sentiment chipboard - Sa Crafters
Mediums:  Art Basics Heavy White Gesso; Art Basics Soft Matte Gel; Art Extravagance Copper Crackle Paste
Miscellaneous:  Blue faux gems; Gold faux gem center of cluster; Tim Holtz Bubbles Stencil

Thanks for taking a peek!


9 comments:

  1. Stunning canvas Kathy, love the subtle colours you used (that paper collection is gorgeous, - I just put an order in for it yesterday...). Love the way you have used the metal pieces and that quote is wonderful, whoever wrote it....A relly beautiful make!

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  2. Wowee Kathy. Suck beautiful definition. You need to add this to Virginia's View Challenge right now...dimension.

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  3. Wow that is a beautiful canvas, love the colors and the metal embellies! A wonderful vintage look to it :)

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  4. Love what you have done with the background and the metal accent is just perfect!!

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  5. Ohhh, thanks so much for visiting my blog!! xoxo

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  6. Wow, your canvas is just beautiful. I love all the metal.

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  7. Gorgeous project Kathy! Lovin' the shimmery gold!

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  8. stunning fab flower you know my address Kathy

    gr karin

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