Friday, December 30, 2016

Joy!

I am forever late for the More Than Words mini challenge. It sneaks up on you and only lasts for a week. This time I caught it. The word is Joy.



The background was made with transparent gesso through a stencil, acrylics and stamping for texture. The couple does not look overjoyed,  in old photos they rarely do - though the man does attempt a smile. Go have joy then!

entering also in:
Simon Says Wednesday challenge: Anything goes
Three Muses: Two

and as a show and tell for Use your Stuff.

6 comments:

  1. Oh boy! This pair looks as if they need to take their own advice! I love vintage, and I love the message! Happy New Year

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    1. Ha ha, yes. Happy New Year to you too!

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  2. The glitter effect is lovely! So glad that you join the fun over Simon Says Stamp Wednesday “Anything Goes” Challenge! Awesome details and design! Super work!

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  3. Their expressions have me laughing out loud. A great piece of art.

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  4. Beautifully done. I love your unsmiling couple. It is true that smiling wasn't the thing to do when photographs were taken. Great quote.

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