Sunday, April 30, 2017

Assemblage art, altered frame

I made this shadow box, today and made a video about the process,  see link at the end of this post.

It's so hard to take a good picture because of the reflections in the glass, but I hope you get the idea.

Supply list

Deco Art Products
Media Fluid acrylics in: Prussian Blue, Titan Buff, Raw Sienna, Burnt Umber, Quinacridone Gold, Paynes Grey, Tranparent Iron Oxide, Cobalt Teal Hue. Texture sand, Gesso, 
Metallic lustre in Copper kettle
Triple Thick Gloss Glaze
Tim Holtz Distress Ink in Black Sooth, Peacock, Walnut Stain, Vintage pjoto

The wings are made using air dry clay and a silicone mold, see how to video here 
ou also need a (plastic) photoframe, some patterned paper, a plastic skelleton and somekind of embellishment that can be used as head

Here some more pictures

Sorry I really tried to get better pictures but there kept being a reflection no matter what angle I used....sigh.

as promised here the video

I will enter the following challenges


  1. I love this, as soon as I saw the thumb nail on my reading list I wanted yell OOOOOH!The colors on the wings are stunning.

  2. Brilliant make Monique I love it.