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11.19.2020

The lady in black

I love dark and grungy projects - and some romantic mystery thrown in. This upcycled bottle is a new favorite of mine - The Lady in Black.


The picture of this dark beauty is from Never More Designs Monthly Gothic Challenge (which I'm entering!). I loved the ethereal yet haunting look and came up with this design using a bottle and cheesecloth.





Texture! 


And a beautiful old jewelry piece! 


The fun part is when it's lit up. I had brushed the pic with oil to give it a vellum quality so the lights would shine through. 



I left some black paint underneath in spots and some lines were added to the pic for an extra little something. And I'm in love with that flexible, puffy frame I found at the craft store! 


She's an ethereal, Gothic beauty to be sure! 

I'm also entering this at This is Halloween and Country View Challenges

4 comments:

  1. Absolutely stunning, really love this Cathy, fantastic project xx

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  2. Wonderful! From the cheesecloth to the bottle textures and the image... And how beautiful when it's lit from the inside. Thanks for sharing with us at Country View Challenges!

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  3. What an alteration!!! The cheesecloth look like a cloak and the beautiful jewellery piece is like a brooch!!! When it's lit up it's just even more fabulous!!! Thank you for joining the November challenge of the Country View Challenges!

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