Lesson 2 Mixed Media with Paper and Stitch
This is my paper collaged pelican on a post. I stenciled the shells and added some stamping. It is machined stitched and has some hand seeding stitch. The waves and fish are collaged paint on art tissue.
Painted and stenciled background
Squares of fabric and paper circles and donuts glued down.
A layer of gesso over the whole background
Cut into 4 pieces reassembled and paper circles removed.
Fabric and paper Circle shapes added
Ready to assemble together
Reassembled with a zigzag stitch
Close up below with hand and machine stitches. Embellished with beads. This was a very interesting project with great results!
Close of Pelican