On the glass, I collaged papers onto it so I could have a painting surface. But these papers are so great, that I'm using them as part of the design.. I bought a scrapbook paper pad made by
K & Co. I love this company--everything that they make--I could represent them! This pad is filled with butterflies and birds. Some are slightly embossed and some of the papers have a touch of metallic in them. So here's the background that I chose--
Beautiful paper--the wings of the butterflies are metallic bronze. So what did I do with it? Well, as promised, I made another flower child--
My Hippie girl needed a friend! I'm very happy with her. I used some Lumiere paints on her, and also Byzantia by Stewart Gill. I found out about the Byzanita paint from Suzi Blu's class--it's great paint. And I purchased it from The Artist Cellar . This is a new online store started by Lisa at Random Veracity . She's offering some great products and the service is excellent. I received my order within a few days of placing my order. So Lisa, if you're reading this--Thank You--I'll be back. This is one of the reasons that I'm so glad that I started a blog. I found out about this store from Janet--another blogging friend whom I never would have met otherwise. If we lived closer to each other, we'd be having play dates together--no question!
So here's the finished piece in it's "frame".