Saturday, 17 March 2012

60 YEARS

...DIAMOND ANNIVERSARY...

...today i'm sharing with you a small canvas I made for a couple celebrating their Diamond Wedding Anniversary...

...how loVely it is to share the path of life with the one you loVe...


...after modge podging a piece of plain white tissue randomly to the canvas followed by a chunk of fine hessian i then washed over the entire surface with Old Paper Distress Ink...


...the shape of a heart was torn from Mulberry Paper which was then saturated with iridescent sequins, I loVe the way the light dances and shimmers off these gorgeous mini disc's...


...this textured flower is cut from the Sizzix Flowers Die..the materials are a soft White Cotton and Glassine Paper with a Solitaire Diamond (a stud earring) for the center...




...silver beads and thick glitter chips are randomly scattered...


...soft fibre's laid under local driftwood...


...loVe grows followed by a red opaque glass bead...



...made and received with loVe...
...thank you for stopping by...
XXX




10 comments:

  1. I love this - I love the texture and I do love the flower!
    Sandy

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  2. This certainly is made with love!
    What a lovely gift. I chuckled when I read the bling was a real earing! What a great idea!
    I bet they just loved it!!!

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  3. GORGEOUS!! So much lovely texture, materials and details...Love it!! Jan x

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  4. So beautiful & unique Mel!
    Enjoy being spoilt today, just munching the toast my daughter made for me! ;o)
    Alison x

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  5. This is Gorgeous I love it Hugs Elaine

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  6. Mel this is Stunning, breathtaking beauty, you can see it was made with great love and care! the textures are amazing I can almost feel them the detail is Fabulous! Gorgeous creation Mel, Hugs May x x x

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  7. 60 years, and you honor them so wonderfully.
    Beautiful work. Keep smiling anf creating

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  8. What a beautiful gift you have so cleverly made to celebrate this long path of marriage. Very nice indeed!!

    FOXY1

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  9. Wow stunning, gorgeous, I really love your work, so natural and beautiful. I love the easter tag as well, the nest and eggs are amazing. It was nice to see your desk after seeing the above as I was able to know what you had done with the bits lol. Happy woyww :-) Kezzy x

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  10. Lovely, all the details make it so special!

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...thankyou so much for taking the time to drop by my blog...I hope you like what you see...warm wishes...Mel :)