Archive for September, 2013

Corrugated Birthday

Posted by: Gemin General, Projects in General, Projects
21
Sep

Corrugated Birthday

It has been such a busy two-week period for me and our family, I didn’t have time to post! Anyway, I have about an hour all to myself today and since it is a Saturday, I chose to check out the Inspiration Challenge at Splitcoaststampers (yes!).  The inspiration site, Eastern Accents,  is chock-full of eye candy, I almost forgot to make a card! When I saw this pillow though, I knew I have my inspiration piece.

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Giving Up Control

Posted by: Gemin General, Projects in General, Projects
5
Sep

2013-Sep-5a

I became a digital artist for a reason: control. Yes, I did try other mediums, from charcoal to pastels, watercolor, acrylic…but, smudge something accidentally – and the whole piece is ruined; too much blending – and colors get muddy; try to duplicate how a certain shade was mixed – and it is never quite the same. Painting in Photoshop eliminates all these – and that’s why the cards I make are mostly hybrid… which makes this card made for The Paper Players challenge unlike anything I’ve ever done before.

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