Saturday, 26 April 2014

Give your heart the wings to fly class

Today I've been teaching my angel wings canvas at Art from the Heart. What a great day, loved seeing everyone again. I just love being there it makes me feel instantly happy and creative.
If you've not been before then give it a go, everyone is welcome :)

Here's Gemma and Donna in the naughty corner again.
Little Ella is just brilliant, she has no fear and just gets stuck in.

Ruth, Marilyn, Pam, Dawn

Lovely messy workdesk!

We ran out of time today and didn't quite finish the wings. 
I said I would put up pictures on how to finish it.

After you've stuck on your feathers start putting on the top shorter feathers.

Here's a closer look. I've painted some dark brown on the feathers under the next row to add some shading. I also painted some gesso and gold paint on top of the fabric.  

Paint your heart and stick it to the canvas with gel medium, or glossy accents or even Pinflair.

Cut out your words and distress the edge with Evergreen Bough distress ink.
I've used a crackle stamp with some gold pigment ink to crackle the words too.

Hope you can finish your canvases xxx

See you soon
Michelle xxxx


Gemma Maggs said...

Another fabulously creative day with you today. I loved every minute of it and I will definitely finish it. Thanks for a great workshop xx

Ruth Wilson said...

Beautiful textured canvas, you have such great ideas Michelle!

Sue C said...

Looks like a fun day Michelle! Sue C x

Craft Addicts - Tracy Evans said...

Looks like a fabulous day, love the wings on your canvas x x

Donna Arkle (DizzyDee) said...

Had such a fun day!!! looking forward to finishing it tomorrow Yeah!! thank you for always making the workshops such a friendly, creative, fun experience!! You are the BEST!! hugz xxx

Pam's crafty corner said...

Brilliant day and ive even finished it :-) thank you Michelle and great to meet friends old and new :-D xxx

Ruth said...

Thanks for a fabulous workshop Michelle, really enjoyed myself and I'll hopefully be finishing it tomorrow.

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

How fun!! LOVING those wings!!

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous canvas, the wings look stunning.

Redanne said...

Wow Michelle, those wings look amazing!

Elly said...

What a beautiful project♥ Shame i don't live around the corner to join the fun, too. (:o)

thekathrynwheel said...

Wow, that looks like a really fun day!

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Diane said...

What a fun creative project Michelle.

Hugs diane

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