Yes, my life is in transition. I am now getting used to life as a widow. What will this bring? Time will tell.

Monday, November 15, 2010

Tell Me a Story About Birds


I started this post hours ago and I'm now getting
back to it, some 5 hours later.
I was fiddling around with my digi program
and this is what I made for the following challenges.
Story
Blackbirds

I saw the blackbird challenge first. Next came the Story challenge.
Right I away I thought 'blackbirds baked in a pie' that will work for both challenges.
I started with the pie then added the blackbirds. Ummmm, needs a background.
I found a parchment background with an image of a king. I altered it to sepia
because the colors were much to busy as a background. Found the verse for
Four and Twenty Blackbirds and used Fairytale font in deep red. Bordered that
with red. This was then layered on a red tapestry image of an ornate
drawing room. Then I used a gold frame. The goblet was the
finishing touch. I added shadows to all of the smaller images. I like
the depth the shadows give. Not, as fancy as some I've seen but I like it.

I've been doing mostly digi lately and I'm really missing my
rubber stamps. How about you?
I am a moderator at the I Did It Creations Forum
and I decided to have a
NON-Digi Day at the Forum
Saturday, Nov 20th.
You are invited to stamp the day away with me.



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Have a creative day.


6 comments:

Taluula said...

Absolutely fantastic take on the theme, thank you so much for joining in at the Muses.

Georgia Ehrmann said...

I love, love, love your creation! And I am missing my rubber...Hopefully I will be able to join you on Saturday at the Forum! I look forward to it!
Hugs,
Georgia

Audrey said...

Beautiful! Thanx for playing!

indybev said...

Great blackbird pie! Thanks for joining our challenge this week. Come again!

*Vicki* said...

What a gorgeous creation Jeanette!! HUGS

Ozstuff said...

My goodness! "Sing a song of sixpence" never had such elegant surroundings. Your artpiece is superb and, yes, ELEGANT!! I love it.
Thanks so much for taking part in the challenge this week.