Fly Free

I created this canvas panel using the acrylic photo transfer technique. It is the first time I have attempted this technique. I used a photograph that Nick had taken of a monarch butterfly for the centre image, then added paint and mixed media elements around it. I was quite pleased with how it turned out, but I definitely need some more practice. I rubbed a little too hard and removed some of the image, but I like how it has a dream-like quality. I added a few cineraria and feverfew flowers from my garden to tie in with the nature theme of the piece.

6 thoughts on “Fly Free

  1. What an amazing canvas, I have never heard of that technique before so will be looking it up – thanks for the inspiration! It definitely has a dream-like quality 🙂 . I love the natural look and feel and the gorgeous texture around the image you created – beautiful! Wishing you a great weekend! J 🙂

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