Saturday, October 14, 2006

A Big Experiment


Merging acrylic on canvas with collage.
My Daughter's Dress, 1 foot 8 inches x 2 feet 6 in.
Vintage buttons define the neckline; lace, paper on the dress.

12 comments:

  1. OH Colette, can you never cease to amaze me? That is absolutely beautiful! You have to know you inspire me... all my bird stuff is finally out and ready to use again too!!
    XOXO

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  2. Colette, this is so beautiful. I love your style, lady. :)

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  3. Colette - what a wonderful and creative idea! Love how you have merged you wonderful painting with collage. Stunning!!!

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  4. Wow. This is gorgeous. Wouldn't it be precious as an actual little girls dress too. What a beautiful design.

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  5. Absolutely beautiful. What a lovely piece.

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  6. I want to hug this painting...it just reaches out.xxxooo

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  7. Now this is brilliant and original !

    I did not enlarge it but I think those are buttons at the neck and lace incorporated into the painting.

    I think THIS is unique and wonderful.

    It is just beautiful - really.

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  8. Love it! Yet another aspect of your multiple talents.

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  9. I love this. Is it for sale? I must look and if it is, I am going to save for it. Then if it is still available, I will buy it! after my dentist bill yesterday - my purse is empty !

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  10. Wish I was your daughter, I would love a dress like that!

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  11. I came back to look at the dress painting.
    Yes ! Cat is right ! it would make a gorgeous little girl's dress . Silkscreen on linen ? wow that would be beautiful Colette....Easter Dress !

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  12. Hi Colette!!
    thank you for the comment on my blog. i've been away at art and soul then immediately off to Minnepolis so am now just starting to catch up.

    This piece, "my daughter's dress' is amazing - i just love it! the buttons, the trim, the design and the colors, all just beautiful...

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Thank you so much for taking the time to comment. I really appreciate each and every one of you.