Wednesday, 27 February 2013

Face no.28: it is such a secret place

Finished one of my new miniature paintings today. These are so much fun to make, but until now I hadn't been able to find the little canvases here in Australia. I could only find the ones with the deep edges, but I don't like those so much.


And now all of a sudden I found them in 2 shops, the "normal" ones that I always used and brought with me from Belgium, and also some on canvasboard. Which I'm very happy about, because now I can make some for my Etsy-shop that can be sent as a letter (which is a lot cheaper ...). So the coming weeks will find me busy creating these little canvases (they are only 10x10cm or 3,9x3,9", which is very small for me). I also sell them in the gallery in Redcliffe where I sell some of my bigger paintings, and last week there were only 2 left.


This is the 28th face, so only one more left! And that's okay. I'm looking forward already to making a mosaic of all the faces I did this month. I've done this every time I participate in this challenge, and it really shows how much work I got done in a month. It stimulates me every time to participate again the next time.

Late again, so I'll just make a dash to some blogs and then it's off to bed. Hope to see you tomorrow again with the last face! Thanks for visiting!

13 comments:

  1. Oh my gosh i love love love this. So beautiful.

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  2. you've matched the quote and the face perfectly!!

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  3. This one is very touching with that quote.
    Good to know you found what you wanted. Have fun creating!

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  4. Prachtig gedaan Denise en weer zo'n mooie tekst. En 10 x 10 cm??? Jeetje, dat je daar alles opkrijgt. Dat vindt ik helemaal knap!!!
    Tot morgen!
    xxx Marianne

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  5. I'm working on 2 little canvasas that are 10 x 10 inches but they're the box type. I'd like to use canvas board for the reason you say but how do you hang them?xx

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    1. Hi Jess, I'll just use those adhesive little hooks, which should work well because the canvas is so small. They can even be hung by Blu-tack. I'm not sure how I would do it with a bigger canvas. Have to google that some time ....

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  6. such a wonderful little piece.
    how fun that you found canvases that make you happy. easy to mail is important.

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  7. wow een prachtig kunstwerkje!

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  8. Stunning face!! Thoughtful quote... Good things Come in Small packages.

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  9. Those lashes are amazing - you sure pack a lot of beauty in a small space!

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  10. This is awesome! Amazing eyelashes. 4x4 is awfully small! Great idea though.

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  11. Can't wait to see the little canvas art in your etsy shop!

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