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Thursday, 16 April 2015

A Happy Accident

Hi Everyone
Today sees the start of a few days off work for my, Yippee!!! So what better thing to start my break off with than a bit of painty playing. My final make isn't at all what I had started off making, but I did it wrong so had to turn it into something else. I will be having another go at what it should have been lol. So quite unexpectedly I have an 8" x 8" canvas board for you, which I mounted my piece on.


I have used another of the fabulous new stencils from Stencil Girl this one is Talaya, Goddess of Rain. I have stenciled her over my background using Dylusions black paint (Love those paints).
My background was created firstly with Brushos and then once dry I moved the colour around with clear gesso, which also seals the Brushos. I have also done this to several Brusho backgrounds I had that I didn't like for future projects.
I then randomly stamped over it all with various Carabelle Studio Stamps.
Finally I stenciled on the words with Dylusions paints using another Stencil Girl Stencil - Dube.


You can see the stamping on the background better here.
I am also entering this into this months challenge at Stamps and Stencils who have an Anything Goes month.
Hope you like it and thanks for stopping by
Love
Amanda X

16 comments:

  1. Its gorgeous Amanda, really special. I love that you mounted it onto a board too, very inspirational artwork to showcase :)

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  2. Might not have been what you intended but WOW how beautiful Amanda! Have a fab week off from work :-) xxx

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  3. Yes WOW indeed....I think I'll start calling you Amanda Warhol as I love your bright 'pop art'! You really should be selling these as they are just outstanding.
    Clear gesso....interesting,I'll ask you about that later :)
    Still your number 1 fan
    Big arty hugs
    Donna xxx

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  4. This is absolutely beautiful Amanda and serendipity indeed :D Just love the colour and you've made her look like a green goddess too.
    Hope you enjoy your days off.
    Fliss xx

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  5. It is perfect although it's not what you intended to make Amanda...beautiful in total!
    Greetings, Alie :-)

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  6. So what was your happy accident then? Background looks fab, lovely stenciling xx

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  7. Fabulous canvas, so many super stencil layers, stamping and rich colours. The Talaya stencil is wonderful. Thank you for Sharing this with us at Stamps and Stencils.
    Yvonne xx

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  8. Fabulous, Amanda! I love all that background detail. The stencil works really well with it. Enjoy your few days off! I'm looking forward to seeing what else you come up with. keeleyx

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  9. Looks great... people keep telling me how good the Dylusion paints are, so I guess I need yet another set of paints then.. enjoy your time off, hope you get creative again!

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  10. wow, this happy accident looks fabulous!
    love the used stencils!
    have nice weekend!
    Groetjes Karin

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  11. Gorgeous and vibrant piece, Amanda! Love the stencil! The green with the red combo looks awesome! X

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  12. What a gorgeous piece Amanda!! Your greens are so vibrant and I just love the splash of red! Beautiful work with the Brushos. hugs :)

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  13. Woomph - stunning red against the ocean greens - and great layers.
    Alison xx

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  14. Another fantastic canvas, and the use of the Brushos is very interesting, I think I might have to invest in some of these, Thanks again for joining us at Stamps and Stencils. Sharon x

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