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Art journal page 76 “Life is like riding a bicycle”

Mixed media acrylic painting. I was experimenting with the color combination. Once I clipped from the magazine a little piece of the painting (partial image of the bicycles) with the attractive color palette: Lemon yellow-Orange (Cadmium Red light hue)-Navy blue. There … Continue reading

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Art journal page “Dream and believe”. Project for a month “Find a face”: face 28.

 The background for this page was gessoed, collaged, stamped and stencilled, then collaged over again with fibers,and recycled  tea bags. Face is painted with acrylics. The quote for the page reads:” To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; … Continue reading

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“Wow”(inspired by Andy Warhol art) Art journal page 41.

Mixed media painting/collage is created for the “Modern masters” challenge at http://artjournaling.ning.com. This month the Master is Andy Warhol. The page has a fold out. Color combination and focal image is inspired by Warhol’s art.     Related Images:

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Art journal page 14 ” Turn over a new leaf”.

It was a really fun page to make: I painted background with acrylics on a piece of dark red paper (it created  underpainting effect), drew simple shapes of the trees and filled in the sketch with torn pieces of telephone book … Continue reading

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Art journal page 12-13 “I thought we had FOREVER”.

This 2 pages spread subject is very personal and symbolic. All images, words and numbers have a very special meaning for me. Techniques I used for this page spread: collage, hand-painted paper (with acrylics),masking, stamping, image transferring, stenciling, pen drawing. … Continue reading

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Art journal page 5 “Brother and Sister”

This page is inspired by the famous Adolf Fenyes’s painting and my own feelings. I miss my baby Brother. He and his family live in Ukraine. Miles in distance and years in time separate us now. Background is a paper collage. Painting  … Continue reading

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“Creative Every Day” January challenge.

For “Creative Every Day” challenge here is my interpretation of the  January theme “Dark” .http://creativeeveryday.com/creative-every-day-challenge Mediums used: mixed-media/collage, watercolors, acrylics, oil pastels. More is coming.

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