Sunday, September 15, 2013

Face 16

OK, so I didn't draw this from scratch.
This is my granddaughter, Molly, on her first day of Kindergarten.
I changed the digital photo to black and white, bumped the contrast,
then printed it onto tissue paper from my laser printer.
Then I collaged it onto this background and went to town with
pastel pencils. I love how this turned out!!

Thanks for looking!

6 comments:

  1. And...........It is beautifully manipulated. She is pretty.

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  2. What a great idea - I've been reading about printing on tissue paper. I love the effect.

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  3. Wow, you can print tissue paper off your printer? COOL.

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  4. Yep! Carefully tape the tissue paper onto cardstock nice and smooth, wrapped around to the backside, and taped securely. Then print away. Voila! :)

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