explorations in color and design

explorations in color and design

Sunday, February 27, 2011

Three Challenges, Two Collages




Take a Word Challenge: Exotic
 and
So-artful Challenge: Oriental Romanticism



My digital collage. Image credits: Dover, Holliewood.

Image provided by So-artful


 Sunday Postcard Art: Double Take (use same image twice)

My digital collage. No image provided. Image credits: Dover, Holliewood, Paula Kesselring.


As an identical twin, I especially loved the "double take" theme!

27 comments:

linda said...

Oh, this gave me a real chuckle!
Thank you!

Cindy McMath said...

Oh this is too precious! I love it. Gave me a big smile - thanks!

Cindy :)

Darlene said...

These guys are so cute. Fantastic postcard!!!

peggy gatto said...

the colors are amazing on the digi collage, really stunning desogn!
Who could resist the hedgehogs!!!!!!!!!
fun card!!

Dolly Daydreams said...

Even hedgehogs can use the internet more efficiently than me. Great card very funny. Marie

Diann said...

Toooo Cute....love it! Diann

the Inner 'I' said...

Surprise:-) - I liked the double take theme too! I love the O-R one, especially for the colors, patterns, layout - and, as usual, you have made the original image your own!

joy said...

Super cute - great take on the theme!

Kim Dellow said...

Oh wonderful! Love both! Kim

Gayle Page-Robak said...

Wonderful! Beautifully created.

Janine said...

Awwwwww, this is so darling.
i love them, absolutly captivating.

Anne (cornucopia) said...

I got a great laugh from the hedge hogs!

Lori Saul said...

I was thinking of using this image for the exotic theme too! Love your background. Absolutley gorgeous and full of rich culture and character!

indybev said...

Beautiful framing. That image IS exotic, so it all fits perfectly. Love your choice of colors and page design. (And your hedgehogs are precious, by the way)

Grannie Annie said...

Well Sherry you did an awesome job with the Exotic, Oriental Romantic theme and your hedgehogs are darling now I can hardly wait to see what you have in store on your new blog...excellent work!!!

Junibears said...

Absolutely fantabulous work Sherry! Everything looks gorgeous and I love the hedehogs!
Your new header looks fabulous too! xx

Jeanette said...

Hi Sherry, Your collage is just beautiful. You made the perfect background for the image. Thanks for being Soartful this week.

I love those sweet hedgehogs. Cute!

Taluula said...

Well, Sherry, I love everything in this post and I especially love the TaW exotica. Gorgeous.

A Fairy Godmother said...

I just love all that colourful layering - gives a 3D effect that pulls you right in. I feel a bit dizzy now!!

"MOI" Freubel said...

Sherry, your eye for details is stunning !!
The shawl around her waist fits so well with your chosen background ! Great work !!!

yasmindeboo said...

Wonderful fun postcard; made me smile!

Christine said...

The exotic girl is dramatically beautiful and the hedgehog couple is just adorable.

Effie said...

Stunning colours and pattern...lovely!

Pauliina said...

Bravo Sherry, wonderful ideas! All has already been said, what else can I add...

LynnF said...

The hedgehogs are so precious. Your TaW Exotic is dazzling! I love it!

Faye said...

Sherry, your Romantic Orientalism piece is so beautiful and so exotic. Love it.

Ozstuff said...

Of all the beautiful entries for this week's theme, "exotic", I have to say that yours is definitely the most exotic and stunningly glamorous! Wonderful artwork.
I love entry number two which is so original and touching. Gorgeous!
(PS - you will have to tell us more about being an identical twin!!)