This months inspiration was chosen by Pippa
Like a lot of my fellow Calendar Girls this month I wanted to capture the texture of the picture.
First I embellished a piece of scrim to a thick piece of fabric. Sorry the photo isn't very good of this stage.
Next I embellished various thickness of thread on to the background.
Covered it with a layer of gesso
and sprayed some brusho blue paint on then left it to dry.
I then added some fabric paints in blue and green painted on some white acrylic in parts to lighten it.
Finally a coat of watercolour 'Iridescent medium' to give it a sparkle, you know like when the sun glints of snow or ice.
Saturday-morning routine and Friday-night interlude - It's a grey day in London town, as I sit with my "free" waitrose coffee, watching traffic on this dull, dull stretch of the Finchley Road. Perhaps these ot...
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