Thursday 6 August 2009

Three muses

The challenge this week for the three muses is 'ART IN THE ROUND'.
This is the 1st 'page' of my beer mat book.
I made a background using paint, i mixed the colours myself and added mica to get a shimmer.
I stamped the ladys head/face in black and added colour with promarkers. I then stamped a clock face on the left hand edge and mesh.
I inked the edge with dark grey then mounted it to my beer mat... i havent done the back yet, might keep that for another challenge.
I wrote 'time is too...' in a spiral on top of my images... i saw a sticker once with these words on and they've stayed in my mind ever since. Thanks for stopping by. love lynx


  1. What a great start for a beer mat book -- and what a great idea a beer mat book is! I'd like to see it when it's finished. Thanks for sharing the idea -- AND your first page!

  2. This one really is worth viewing at full size and all the more special for being the first entry in your beer mat book. Totally wonderful.

  3. Ooooh forgot to say the quote is amazing and love how you took it round in a circle. Brilliant.

  4. I enlarged the picture to pick up all the details and it was well worth the effort. I love the quote and I enjoyed sharing your journey through the work from beginning to end. What a great idea making a beer mat book! Fantastic artwork, Lorraine.

  5. Incredible piece and the details are wonderful! Thoughtful quote.

  6. Absolutely gorgeous.

  7. Amazing piece of work. Great imagination.
    Beryl xx