Monday, August 17, 2015

"Tick-Tock"........for Finnabair Creative Team


Time.....such an intangible force in our lives.
Steve Jobs said, "My favourite things in life don't cost any money. It's really clear that the most precious resource we all have is time"
Finnabair's large metal watch from her Mechanicals Collection inspired my thoughts on time and led to the creation of this little 15x15cm piece.

I've worked on a cradled timber panel; it's perfect for collaging onto because it's hard, solid and smooth as opposed to canvas which has a bit too much "give" in it.
I've used Finnabair art basics black Gesso, Soft Matte Gel and 3D Matte Gel, Mica Powders and Metal Mechanicals.


There is a step by step tutorial of my process HERE on Finnabair's blog.



A list of products and materials used is also on the Finnabair blog and they can be purchased HERE, from Mixed Media Place.


"How did it get so late so soon?
It's night before it's afternoon.
December is here before it's June.
My goodness how the time has flewn.
How did it get so late so soon?"
                     Dr. Seuss

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10 comments:

  1. This is truly amazing Gayle! I love the colours against the black bg.

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  2. amazing art, truly inspirational work :)

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  3. Stunning work as always! I love your composition of the headdress.

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  4. This is beyond amazing! I love the face and eyes and the mechanicals are fantastic.. Your creativity always is inspiring and innovative and original! Love this!

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  5. Fantastic work as always! !!!!!!

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  6. Just breath taking Gayle! Love it to pieces...great theme you've worked here....xo

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  7. Amazing work! Love every detail! Dramatic art piece of art!!

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