explorations in color and design

explorations in color and design

Sunday, August 19, 2012

Take a Word: Tattered

I was asked to provide the sample for this week's Take a Word challenge, with the theme of "Tattered." Here's my digital collage for this theme. Image credits: dover, holliewood, last door down the hall, magic moonlight.


25 comments:

Netty said...

Beautiful collage and love the look of fabric. x

Lizbethem said...

Dreamy and evocative.

peggy gatto said...

Wow, this is so lovely!

linda said...

This is tender and so beautiful. Ilove the way you used the bits of fabric.

Electra said...

I feel like I could run my fingers along the surface of this. It's wonderful!

Sim said...

Thank you for this tattered & beautiful exemple Sherry!

Sim said...

Thank you for this tattered & beautiful exemple Sherry!

Faye said...

Beautiful example, Sherry. I'm going up to my art room right now and see what I can make for the challenge.

Kaylene said...

Love the look you have achieved, bravo.

Grannie Annie said...

I should read more carefully I thought Marie did this I think is is fabulous the face is so serine and lovely and the background is wonderful!

Judy said...

You chose a wonderful theme, Sherry, what a superb piece - maybe her dreams are in tatters!

Ozstuff said...

This has to be one of your very best, Sherry, and that is saying a lot as all of your artwork is so topnotch. Everything about is perfect and appealing. Thanks so much for giving us our inspiration this week.

Christine said...

You did a very subtle, feminine and beautiful piece with a hint of melancholy. Bravo!

Junibears said...

This is so beautiful dear Sherry! A really fabulous piece! xx

Junibears said...

This is so beautiful dear Sherry! A really fabulous piece! xx

johanna said...

what a wonderful sample for the challenge!

Karin said...

wow, its beautiful!

Taluula said...

Such a beautifully tattered and distressed feel to this one, Sherry. Absolutely magnificent.

Bill said...

Truly a beautiful piece! She looks so forlorn, as if maybe her heart has been tattered.

Lori Saul said...

She is a beauty full of longing and mystery! Wonderful fabric embellishments!

indybev said...

Great challenge and beautiful tattered piece, Sherry. The background is really special!

Chris Arlington said...

Beautiful, I love the way you created the fabric background look. the frayed burlap is superb too.
Gorgeous !

Debbie said...

Wonderfully worn and beautiful to look at! It has such a nice feeling about it, even though she is looking down. Nice work.

Liz said...

thanks for posing such a lovely challenge. Your example is exquisite

Deborah said...

That is beautiful! I love the soft worn look of it.