Monday, April 28, 2008


This is my first attempt at trying to do a mixed media painting, I just can't seem to be able to paint faces especially the shading part of it. This still has to be finished as I have to put some text onto it.

thanx to Suzi, Kelly and Diane who have been my inspiration and giving me a jump start in trying to have a go, specially Suzi and her Vlogs....... Thanx gals.


have a greyt day

crafty joan in italy


Wyanne said...

Joan, what a wonderful start. I can't wait to see her finished. I am so glad that you did it! You had fun, you played and you learned. That is so much more important than anything else! Thank you for stopping by to see me and leaving me such wonderful comments. I look forward to hearing more about your artistic journey. Love, Wyanne

vintage wil said...

beautiful work !!!

Shonna said...

Great start! I just found your blog and I can't wait to see it finished. If you are interested in taking a class on shading faces, I just finshed an online class with Paulette Insall that was so amazing and helpful. I believe she will have another that is available soon. Her blog is

Lorraine said...

I like this piece..never worry about finishing noses or the like as the viewer always fills this space in when they look at it..thanks for the links on your blog will go and view now..thanks very much for your comments on my blog