Friday, July 24, 2009
Framed Cherubs Cameo Measures 3¾ X4¾ inches. I used a white felt as a background, in the center I put a wine colored cameo of 2 Cherubs, On the outside I adhered some silver braid, and finally I put a piece of a old earring just to the right of the bottom. This frame has it’s own easel.
Framed Victorian Mother and Child Cameo
6½ X 4½ inches. The felt I used as a backing matches the green in the cameo perfect.!! I used Ecru Lace as the backing for the cameo, I accented the outer oval of the cameo with off white pearls, and a small yellow moonstone button on the right hand side. Designed to be used with a Easel.
Flamingo Framed Cameo
This frame is wider at the bottom at the top. The bottom measures 6 inches and the top measures 5 inches. There is a ribbon at the top to hang on the wall. I used some tropical floral wall paper for my backing, at the top I put a old blue earring from the 50’s, and in the corner I put a 6 pointed star. In the center I used a old wooden pendant and glued the Flamingo Cameo in the center and added a silver chain and a pink dotted ribbon, if you look close you can see a tiny butterfly in the right hand corner.
Blue and Orange Ribbon Wreath
Measures 6¾ inches in diameter. I wrapped this with 3 colors of ribbon orange, blue, and off white. At the top in the Blue section you will find a 2 ladybugs and a glitter butterfly appliqué. In the 2nd section moving to the right you will find a orange dog and a blue flower. In the next section I put white buttons with orange buttons on top of the then accented them with faux blue rhinestones. In the center at the bottom is a 2 color ribbon, in the next white section is a orange butterfly appliqué, and finally in the last section is orange ribbon with white buttons and orange buttons on top of them, finally accented with clear faux rhinestones.
The frame measures 13½ X 11½ inches. This was so much fun to make I painted the frame a copper color, used blue velvet as my background, I framed the tree out using braided red Rick rack. I used old jewelry to fill the body of the tree. You will find Concho’s, fetish items, Buffalo, Cactus, Mother of Pearl, many silver and faux turquoise items.
Framed Rose Cameo
Frame measures 5¾ X 4¾ inches, I used a purple felt as my backing accented with pink lace, the cameo is white in color with a gold oval braid around the top section, the flowers in the cameo are a pastel pink color. I added a pair of old vintage earrings in each corner. Designed to be used with a Easel.
Framed Victorian Cameo
Measures 5 X 6 inches, I used purple felt as my backing. Lavender lace for the backing on the Cameos. I accented this with a Vintage faux pearl earring in the upper right hand corner and a Vintage Faux pearl and rhinestone pin. Designed to be used with a Easel.
Framed Victorian Couple
I was extremely lucky to find a frame that matches so well, this is a smaller frame measuring 4½ X 3½ inches, I used a wine colored crushed velvet for the backing, I put the Cameo in the center accented it with pink faux pearls and at the bottom I added a piece of Vintage Jewelry which has a Mauve colored cats eye bead prong set in the center. Designed to be used with a Easel.
Framed White Floral Cameo
Frame measures 4¾ X 5¾ inches, I used a Fuchsia color felt for my backing which add some accent as the flowers in the Cameo have a hint of Fuchsia in them. I made a Ecru lace yo-yo, I added vintage faux pearl earrings on the upper right and lower right hand corners. Designed to be used with a Easel
Measures 5 X 6½ inches, I used blue felt as a backing, made a yo yo with some lace that matches the roof color, for accent I added a blue button on the bottom right hand corner. Can be hung on the wall or used with a Easel.
Thursday, July 23, 2009
Pearl Vintage Jewelry Framed Collage
Frame measures 6 X 8, I used black velvet for the backing it is really quite striking with the gold from the Jewelry.
I then added several pieces of Vintage faux pearl jewelry.
Designed to be used with a Easel
Earth Day Collage
This measures 13 X 17. Blue frame with white accents.
I formed the circle for Earth using Ecru primitive rick rack, I then added a row of yellow buttons all around the diameter and on top of that I put a brown button in between every button for dimension. I then added sand color felt for my backing. I used blue vintage Jewelry for the Sea, yellow vintage jewelry for the Sun, and Earthy textures for the Earth.
Can hang on the wall or be used on a Easel.
Frame measures 13 X 17. The tree has black foam as a backing.
I used teal lace to form the shape of the tree, I recycled some old jewelry and some Jaguar Shower Hooks. The plastic footballs were some cupcake picks I found in my kitchen.