Friday, April 29, 2011

FAIRY'S Home In the Woods Paint Party Friday Week 7

This week's Paint Party Friday Week 7 submission is of a Fairy Door and Home done on

Shelf Mushroom ~ Artist Conk  in wood- burning ( Pyrography ) and paint.

Lost the hydro last night.....Boy are we spoilt!!! My daughter was bored and decided to have a bit of fun playing with wax....Encaustic wax could be her calling...lol. Anyway, needless to say I was unable to complete the painting but needed some advise so it all worked out in the end.

Candle in the Night ....Romantic and mesmerizing, a beauty all their own

A Spider Web Window for a Fairy's Home in the Wood

Steps not sure how to give them more depth......? I also was thinking of adding a few bricks here and there to give the walls to the home some character and dimension..... maybe a little kitty sleeping by the doorstep would be a cute touch. Any suggestions are welcomed.

Love Lives Here

A Tree Knot Home for a Little Feathered Friend

My take on a Birch Tree Trunk

Fairy's Home in the Woods

Until next week Happy Painting

Update.....completed Fairy Home   " WildWood "

Annabelle >^..^<


Gloria said...

I love that melted candle and your displays are great.

art2cee2 said...

Oh, such a cute little entrance for a cute little home! :-)

Netty said...

Beautiful work and love that little mouse, he looks perfectly at home. Annette x

Kiki aka Victoria said...

yay Annabelle..your fairy home is so gorgeous..magical indeed..so beautiful!Yay..Wonderful job! And wow..i love that melted candle shot..how awesome is that!! Fabulous!
have a beautiful wkd my friend!

Denni said...

So cute! I love coming to your blog...it's like a walk in the forest. Enchanted and peaceful.

La Abela said...

Beautiful! were inspired this week, is a very good job. Greetings

Tammie said...

wonderful that you pointed out all the details. It is a wonderful piece, so charming.

Marlene said...

This is really a fun painting. Do you have to do anything special to get the surface ready to paint on or afterwards to preserve it?

Hybrid J said...

Loving the details of your work. So fun and creative. Well Done ! :)

Melisa said...

Wonderful! I love the tree branch overhanging the door and the little spiderweb window.

Pam Tucker said...

What a beautiful, magical fairy home! I LOVE this. Such detail you've put in. It's wonderful! I loved reading your post. Very creative.. loved it! :)

Kristin Dudish said...

This is the perfect post for this week's PPF poll question - we know that you'll paint on anything! hee hee

So, so cool.


Christine said...

very creative work this week!

Stephanie Mealor Corder said...

I LOVE this, it's so charming it made me smile! The way you had the tree wrap around your entire composition was a magical idea and the little birdie home was so sweet. I think adding a cat might be a cute touch, just be careful that it doesn't make things to busy! Oh and I love the little heart you snuck in- perfect!

Anne said...

I think this is lovely! So very detailed (I love that you showed us the details with close-up pictures of them!).
I don't think you'd need to add much to finish it. Looks wonderful as it is.

Paula - Buenos Aires said...

Magical. Love both the definite lines and the smudges. Each has their place.

EVA said...

Another excellent art shroom! So impressed by your creativity!

angelself said...

So cute, Annabelle=) Thanks for sharing! Kathryn

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