Monday, September 19, 2011

Layered Impressions Painted Collage Face

Here is my before and after for my painted collage faces. I am really working on keeping loose, not being fussy....

the before


The after
Number 2...
 My scanner cut off some of this, I really wish I could have kept  some of the collage showing but, I got a little carried away with the paint...

the finished...again too big for my scanner...It says "she shines her light  on all the lost."

9 comments:

  1. Hi Karen, I am in the class too and saw your post in the fb group. Had to leave a comment and tell you how much I love these!!! WOW!! They are both amazing!! :)

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  2. hi Karen me too had to pop over , love them both and i agree on the second one it would have been good to keep that face in the lower left corner showing a bit love that ..

    hugz bev

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  3. Hi there Karen I have come over from Katie's class to say I love what you did with the collage! Nice meeting you.
    Manon

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  4. Hello Karen i'm doing katie's class too. your faces are absolutey awesome wow! they are so beautiful love them very inspiring

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  5. Your work is always amazing! I can almost always spot it as "Karen's"! I miss you!

    xoxo

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  6. Hi Karen,
    I'm fascinated with both of these~
    Wonderful and I am so curious about the collage book you mentioned. Odd, I found that yesterday, browsing around...must be fate! :D

    I love the details in your art; stunning!

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  7. Hi Karen,
    I saw your work on Ella's blog today and had to pop over here to follow your blog. I love your art! I'm in Oregon too just south of Portland. Happy Painting!
    Jenny :)

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  8. Always an inspiration to see your work Karen. Thank you for sharing the before and after pics on this technique. It's the one that I skipped in class and now I'm going back to do it!!! lol

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