Thursday, November 29, 2012

Meadow Painting with sunset....

This another large vibrant meadow painting I did a couple of weeks ago! It's acrylics and glitter on canvas.
Vibrant corals, pinks aqua, teals and blues...



Mixed Media Houses on Wood....

Gooooddd evening everyone!! I haven't posted for a while as I've been super busy!! Here is some of my new range of cute wall art - Mixed Media Houses!! They com in two sizes and both at $45.00 each.  I can personalise them with address details etc



This a close up pic of one of the Taller ones





Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Blooming Art Workshop - canvas art you will be creating!!

Hi everyone - just thought I would show you some pics of some of the canvas art you would be creating in my December workshop! I will demonstrate step by step how to create a canvas of your own of which you will make one in the workshop very similar to the ones below! I will also take you through different flowers made with different fabrics and paper to alter your canvas painting! If you can't make to the December workshop, I will be holding more in the new year as well as other workshops! I'm also going to hold midweek night workshops as well, so watch this space!
Red Poppies

Pretty in pink!

Pinks, oranges and yellows...






Sunday, November 18, 2012

Blooming Art Workshop for December...

Good evening everyone and welcome!  I have some exciting news - I am having a workshop in December for all those wanting to learn some of the wonderful techniques I used in one of my particular mixed media styled canvas art!  Main details are below, and of course if you have any other questions, feel free to contact me.  Do not despair, if you feel you dont have a 'creative bone in your body'.  This is a fun workshop, that is easy, and I will show you step by step how to put together one of my paintings.  You do not need prior painting or even much 'crafting' experience.  Its just a fun, girly afternoon, where we can also have the opportunity to possibly meet new friends!!


So whats included I hear you ask?  If you decide to come along, you will have a fun, relaxing, crafty afternoon, learning and making your own mixed media "Blooming Art" canvas painting!
What to Bring:  Good pair of fabric Scissors (if  you have your own)
Materials Included in Cost: Paints, texture paste, teacandles, Mod Podge
Kit Includes:  Canvas (size 10 x 12 inch), fabric, beads

If you are interested, please contact me via email/phone/text.  A deposit of $10 will ensure your place in the class!


Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Magnolia flower on canvas.....

Here is another 5 x 7 inch Magnolia Flower from the "Colour" series, on canvas board using acrylic paints.  It's been framed in a white frame with a black background.  $85.00




Pretty flower canvas....


Well I have been busy, busy today!  I've been getting ready for the very first Market fundraiser for Fernwood Gym in Tuggeranong, on Saturday 17th of November! Come and check it out.  They are raising money for Breast Cancer - so it's a great cause and you can buy one of my creations while you're there! 
Well, here is another creation that I've been slaving over - a 5 x 7 inch acrylics and ink on canvas board in a white frame on a black background.  $85.00





Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Step 3 - tutorial of wine bottles....

Step three: cut out desired shaped bottles.  I also cut a martini glass shape out. 


Step four:  glue on shapes and PAINT!!!!  I also wrote in white ink some words as well.






Step three:  once canvas papers are dry - cut out desired shapes...I chose wine bottles and a martini glass....

Tutorial - wine bottles......



Good afternoon - thought it was about time for another tutorial of one of my new "Colours" range....
Step one: paint your selected size canvas in whatever colour acrylic paints you like.  Leave aside to dry.

 

Step Two: paint on two or three canvas papers different colours and patterns then leave to dry thoroughly.



Monday, November 12, 2012

Cute little box canvas'.....


These cute 5 x 5 inch acrylics on canvas, I finished off today....$25.00 each.... I will be doing more....so buy one or a couple to put on that little shelf to add a little colour to your day!!  Just contact me via juliemryder01@gmail.com






Sunday, November 11, 2012

Tea for one.....




This is currently what I am working on....tea for one!  Mixed Media on canvas using acrylics, paper and ink.  Hope you like it so far!!



Saturday, November 10, 2012

Little flower canvas....


Hi all - well here is another 8 x 8 inch canvas I did the other day.  I have a couple more in the pipeline also. I will be posting pics when they are done of those up soon.  I just love the colours in this one - they make me feel quite happy!!  I also really believe in the little quote..."Dream, believe, create.....everyday".  I try to do this .....everyday!

$55.00 - 8 x 8 inch box frame






Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Fancy a cuppa anyone?


 Good evening all - I had a lovely time today finally able to get a decent amount of work done! I finished off four canvas' today and started on a fifth one! I will post pics of them all soon!
Now even though I'm not a tea (or coffee) drinker, I just love all the cute teacup artwork that you see these days!  So, thought I would do one myself!  Hope you like it! 






Saturday, November 3, 2012

More flowers......

This is another acrylics on canvas I did today.  It's rich colours of aqua, pinks, yellows greens and blues make for a vibrant piece for your wall!






Beauty is in all we see and do....


Good evening all - well I've had quite the productive day and a colourful one!!  This acrylics on canvas would liven up any wall!!