The Original Documented Life Project™ - February 14 Challenge

February Theme
Layers You Will Love!
February 14
Art Challenge:  Cover Up Good Stuff
Journal Prompt:  Going Undercover

Roben-Marie Smith - See details on her blog HERE!

Rae Missigman: See all the details on HER BLOG HERE.

Sandi Keene: Process and Images HERE

Lorraine Bell:  See how she approaches this week's challenge HERE

This week's Featured Artist is: Jane Keeling!

Here is a summary of Jane's process:

 I started my challenge by applying gesso to my page and  collaged old love letters, envelopes and romantic music sheets on top. I applied a thin layer of light pink paint mixed with gesso over the top of the collaged papers.
 While this dried a sketched a daisy design onto some pelmet vilenne , which I stitched with black thread . I painted inside the design with acrylic paint and cut it out .
Next I went back to my journal and went around the border with a magenta paint, to darken the edges slightly .
I collaged groups of old stamps that I have been collecting over the years . I applied pink sheer ribbon and cream lace along the bottom edge and left hand side.
Searching through all my old photos,I found just the picture that I wanted of a pretty lady with daisy's in her hair ,  and glued her on with strong matte medium. Using the same matte medium, applied my machine stitcheddaisy and falling petals!!
I added my lettering and finish off with some pearlescent inked hearts.
Have a wonderful Valentine's Day 😃❤️!!!

NOTE: The Art to the 5th Artists are rotating months this year so not every artists will be participating every week.

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