How to Make a Whimsical Collaged Bird - Cloth Paper Scissors
Try out Clare Young's technique for making a wonderful collaged bird. These whimsical articulated creatures are made with hand-painted papers, and the process of creating painted and stamped patterns is fun and rewarding.
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Clare Youngs on Instagram: “Kicking off my #100daysproject with a favourite theme - I am sure there will be a few more birds to join this one in my…”
1,111 Likes, 36 Comments - Clare Youngs (@clareyoungs) on Instagram: “Kicking off my #100daysproject with a favourite theme - I am sure there will be a few more birds to…”
A Bird Watchers Box - A Found Object Assemblage Art Box
This is a found object assemblage done within an old, wood sewing machine drawer. The drawer is 4.5" X 13.5" and is ready to hang or can sit on a shelf or mantle. I found an old ladle that had an attachment screw at the top of the ladle handle. I added some bolts and attached it to the top of the drawer. Inside the ladle, I made a small nest out of Spanish moss and added a real quail egg shell. I mounted a small wooden frame and added a copy of a vintage warbler bird illustration. Inside the…
For The Birds
Exotic Bird Head Series for reproduction by Pier One Imports These Paper Paintings were created for reproduction by Pier One Imports. I experimented with some splattered, scratched, painted backgrounds that would allow the collage technique to be as much the focus as the subject matter. I have been using dripping, white gesso mixed with fluid acrylic, and Derwent InkTense pencils on these backgrounds. If you are interested in owning a signed original from the Exotic Bird Series (which may be…