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Make A Wish - Under the Sea

Hello My Sweet Friends

Happy Happy Saturday.  

Today I am sharing the project I made for the Aurora Wings Challenge.  The theme is "Make a Wish".  




I found these two images called Fancy Goldfish and just changed the sizes of them so I could create a happy underworld scene.  I just love these images and have been wanting to create something with them for quite some time now.  

I decided to make a Mixed Media Piece.  All the fish were colored with Tim Holz Distress Inks.  I created the scene on the right with a chunk of  cork along with some cheese cloth along with buttons, chipboard shapes and other things to create the background on the right side and along the entire bottom.  I also used bubble wrap, lots of Gesso, Crackle Paste and Ultra Mat Gel.  I used Dazzling Metallic Paints in the following colors; Copper, Shimmering Silver, Splendid Gold, Teal and Festive Gold.  I also used some blue felt flowers and even some buttons.  

I shared this project at:

Donna-Marie's Coloring World

I am entering this project into the following challenges:

Color It Create It Show It April Challenge

I hope you feel inspired to create something and if you do, let me know.  I would love to see it.  Thanks so much for stopping by.  I really appreciate it and your comments make my day.

With hugs and smiles
Laine Kammeraad

Comments

  1. This is a gorgeous project, Laine! I love how you used the goldfish digis printed in different sizes to create the illusion of depth. The seascape is also gorgeous - great colors and textures. Thank you for joining our 'Make a Wish' challenge at Aurora Wings. Mitzi xx

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    1. Thanks so much Mitzi. You absolutely made my day.

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  2. Oh Laine, what a gorgeous underwater scene! Amazing texture and details to your fabulous underwaterscape and Mitzi's goldfish look like they agree wholeheartedly. Such an amazing mixed media project. Thanks so much for joining our "Make a Wish" challenge at Aurora Wings. xxD

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    1. Thanks so much Donna. I really appreciate your sweet comments.

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  3. Awesome work Laine, i love all the texture and the shimmering red/copper tones are beautiful, thanks for joining our 'make a wish challenge' at Aurora Wings. Julie DT x

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    1. Hi Julie - thanks so much for your sweet comments too.

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  4. This is so creative, fun and textural. A feast for the eyes, very unique and special x

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With hugs and smiles

Laine

www.hugs4theheartdesigns.blogspot.com

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