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Thursday, March 14, 2013

Frames & Canvas

Hi there!  Just wanted to post a few pics of some of things I've been working on.  I've had these blank wooden frames from Ikea forever.  I painted them purple and white and just went from there.  The Tim Holtz canvas needed some decorating too.  I never have a plan, I just kind of fly by the seat of my pants when crafting.  That's probably why I don't like going to scrapbooking crops.  The planning on what I want to work on completely stresses me out!  The frames consist of an inked up Altoid tin and a window frame from a dollhouse.  Can you tell that I'm totally in love with purple right now?




16 comments:

Betsy@My Salvaged Treasures said...

I love purple and lavender, these are so pretty. The rhinestones and purple blooms are just gorgeous!

Debbie@Debbie-Dabble and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas said...

Just stunning!!

Thanks so much for stopping by!

Hugs,
Debbie

Marie Lost Bird Studio said...

Hi Kelly, I love what you did with the frames. So pretty.
Have a lovely weekend.
Hugs,
Marie

Kimberly at ArtJoyStuff said...

Love that color, Kelly! Lovely work.
enJOY a sweet weekend,
Kimberly

Tammy said...

I'm the same when it comes to crafting -- fly by the seat of my pants. I don't like to have to follow any guidelines. Just go with whatever strikes my fancy at the time. The frames and collages look great. Have a wonderful weekend. Tammy

Astrid Maclean said...

Wow, great pieces all of them!! Love the colours you have used too.

Becs said...

Hey Kelly. I want to thank you for my beautiful Valentine tag from Kim's swap last month. It is perfect and I love it! Sorry it took so long to thank you. Becs

Martina2801 said...

Dear Kelly, these are very impressive!
Stunning work. Love your creations!

Debbi said...

Hi Kelly, I am "by the seat of my pants" and "on a wing and prayer" type of artist too...hey our best works comes out that way! I rarely get rid of things knowing that someday I will find the perfect project for it--is that pack ratting?? LOL
Anyway, I LOVE what you created--the composition and textures are stunning!

Katherine Wolak said...

Ooooh everything is purple themed!!! :D I love each project! :D

Hugs,

Laurie said...

Wow -- my favorite is the first one! You do lovely work!

Ana said...

Hi Kelly,
Just wanted to stop by and say hello and also to thank you for your visit and kind comment. Oh, and for becoming a sweet follower. I do hope you come and visit again soon.

Loved all your pieces.

Hugs and Kisses,
❤Ana

Eggs In My Pocket said...

So elegant and lovely! Purple is such a cheery color!

Lynn Stevens said...

Awesome art works Kelly. The purple works. Hey it is spring time and what better color than purple!
Hugs Lynn

Jann Olson said...

Wow Kelly, these are great. You truly have a knack and a talent!
hugs,
Jann

Celestina Marie said...

Hi Kelly, Just gorgeous. I love the purple. You always add the perfect details. I agree on just creating as you go along with no set plan.
Love your post below with the market sign too.
Thank you for stopping by while I was spending time with our family visiting.
Hugs!!