Mixed Media Art---Door Hanger

Saturday, 19 September 2015

Hi friends,

Sharing an upcycled project today, So, I had this piece of corrugated cardboard ( from a cheese box) lying in my stash since quite a while and yesterday, I decided to put it to some good use. So, I decided to make a pretty door hanger out of it.  This is what I made :--



So, it started with just an unplanned experimental activity on a boring afternoon , just playing around with some gesso, fireworks sprays and texture paste over this rectangular piece of corrugated cardboard and it turned out to be something I really liked after the background was made. Then I was left wondering how and what embellishments to add to this. Now this is where I usually falter and being a CAS lover, find this step a little brain-numbing :P
 After figuring out what mulberry flowers would look good against that background and their best possible arrangement, I could slowly sense the project coming together all by itself !! I think that's the beauty of art, you may not necessarily begin with a chalked-out plan in your mind, but as you get involved in the making process, ideas keep coming easily and effortlessly. :)



I love that quote. Do you? :)


Thanks so much for stopping by. And have a very creative weekend!


10 comments:

  1. Yes Jasleen I loved the Quote ,All the colors on the hanger make it look Happy n cheerful .Textures add to the beauty ! I also love how you write your posts,thoughts put into words so effortlessly ..Something I find difficult !

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  2. Beautiful work Jasleen.. Beautiful colors.. Love your choice of flowers..
    -Berina
    Moxie Craftie

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  3. So pretty...and would look great hanging from that door. Love how you used the corrugated cardboard here.

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  4. S...love the quote!!! Yes for sure...art takes its route...only thing you need to became :) Love the bright cheery door hanger...Beautiful Jas :)

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  5. lovely background and a beautiful quote Jasleen !!

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  6. Its beautiful dear ...loveloved the colors...textures...choice of flowers n quote...everything is just perfect !!

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  7. Wonderful colors, textures and love the flowers.
    Hugs Diane

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  8. WOW how happy and cheerful your project looks,,,and awesome recycling Jasleen!!
    Cheers
    Dr Sonia

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  9. Really sweet piece! I love the colours!

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  10. Really lovely Jasleen.. I love the play of colours and yes, the sentiment too!! Completely agree with you on the creative process!!

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