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Father Time

Father Time
By Tina Walker
  Hi! Tina here today with my latest PaperWhimsy Amazing Alterables™ project. As usual, I will combine vintage findings, new loves, and a wonderful Amazing Alterable piece.
To create the 'background' of the Ornate Glove Lg 03 Amazing Alterable, I used several components - old and new. For an interesting texture, I used Prima's Art Stones for the upper part of the hand, glued to the alterable with matte gel and (of course) sprayed with my favorite metallic sprays.
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The lower part of the hand, is covered with pieces of an antique metal tape measure, cut to size. The measure was a great find at a local antique store and I new it would be perfect for a future project.
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To embellish my hand even further, I used part of another Amazing Alterable, Leafy Wreath Medium. I covered the piece with Prima Micro Beads and Matte Gel. I adhered the Wreath to the hand and allowed to dry. On the upper portion of the hand, I used a Relics and Artifacts face, which inspired me for the theme, 'Time'. IMG_4043 Now that I had a design theme, I added a vintage pocket watch and painted letters.
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I love pops of RED, so I used several Porcupine Quills glued behind the watch. I really love how they look, but be very careful - they hurt. :)
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Once I was done embellishing my piece, I adhered it to a burlap canvas and is now ready for hanging.
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As always, thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to stop by. Have a wonderful week! Hugs, Tina
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