Sunday, 1 June 2014

Altered Canvas- Two versions

 
Hello Friends!
Hope you all are doing fine. Its Sketch Challenge this fortnight at Lulupu. So I decided to make canvas following the same sketch. Here I have the pictures of the two versions I made.

For this canvas I decided to go with colour gradient concept. Most of the embellishments you see here are recycled. I made use of some beads, silicon balls(from handbag), a metal chain from old wallet and handmade flowers.
The colour gradient was achieved using paints and Lindys sprays and a mix of Lindys spray pigment and gesso.

 
This is the other version of the same canvas which I attempted. This is my first try ever at a canvas so I thought of messing things up! Lol!
For this one it was a tough job since the new colours could not come out well on the dark colours of the previous version. For this look I tried gesso, paints and Lindys sprays and magicals.
 
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15 comments:

  1. WOW!! This is gorgeous!! I love the things you used too-like the silicon beads-that is so smart!

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  2. This is beautiful love the colours and huge flowers :)

    Vic x

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  3. Super gorgeous Project!!! Love the colors and great use of all the embellishments :)

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  4. They both look good! LOVE all the little bits and pieces.

    P/s: Maybe you could try acrylic paints instead of store-bought mists like Lindy's for your next canvas. The bottled mists are watercolours which gives the transparent effect but you have to use a lot for coverage.

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  5. Woe Jaya, this is absolutely stunning work, thank you so much for sharing.

    B x

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  6. STUNNING< STUNNING and even a little STUNNING x

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  7. These are awesom Jaya! Love them both....can't believe these are your first attempts! Gorgeous in everyway! ;-)

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  8. These are both absolutely stunning, I can't believe it was your first try, I couldn't choose a favourite they are both gorgeous - I love all of the fabulous details.
    Pauline
    x

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  9. Oh wow Jaya these two are just super gorgeous....you are so clever.
    I have new candy if you are interested.xx

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  10. Two fabulous canvasses
    Thanks for sharing with us at 613 Avenue Create this week
    Hugs,
    Sandy

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  11. WOW! Love both, I'm more into pastels so that is my favorite. You are really an amazing Mixed Media artist!

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  12. Stunning work! Your use of color is fantastic. Thanks for sharing. :)

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  13. Jaya I love love your 2nd layout-- such a stunner so many elements and so much technique!!
    Cheers
    Dr Sonia

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  14. GASP! Oh, my goodness, Jaya. These are AMAZING. I loved the top one, until I saw the second one. I'm not sure which strikes my fancy more. They are each incredible in their own way!

    Hope life's treating you well, my friend! Hugs!

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  15. These are truly amazing!! I especially love the lighter version of the two!
    Soo beautifully done!

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