Thursday, 2 April 2009

TGIF - My Secret Garden

The TGIF theme this week is Secret Garden, hosted by multi-talented Jo Capper Sandon. I enjoyed making this.

34 comments:

elizabeth said...

This piece is just delightful. I like so much about it.

Sandy said...

OMG this is absolutely gorgeous. What a great idea and the design is perfect. Love them.

Thanks for come in the secret garden on TGiF.

herminesplace said...

WOW, this is gorgeous!

Paula said...

what a stunning and whimsical piece this is....love the way youve done the gate - and that child on the rabbit is adorable.A really must have piece to own...Does it need a home *blush* well, a girl can only ask!

Jo Capper-Sandon said...

Really stunning Carol. Has to be my favourite piece you've made to date. Love it.

Gio said...

It's really beautiful! UAU, it's wonderful to start a day with such a precious view!

Kaz said...

Carol this is fab, you have fantastic ideas and this shows them all, absolutely stunning secret garden. think I may take part in this one if I get time, you've inspired me!! (again)
:)

joanne wardle said...

do you know what I love so much about your work, it's all the little details. it means that I always spend ages taking it all in. I love the acetate gate, genius, and the little girl on the bunny. it really does capture the whole idea of a secret garden. just amazing!

deb said...

Carol this is amazing, so many little details, I just love it.

Surfine said...

wow I must say!! This secret garden of yours is just wonderful. Love yours style! thanks for the inspiration:o)

Sue B said...

what a wonderful piece this is!

manicstamper said...

Oh how absolutely beautiful this is. One of those pieces that you see something different every time you look. Stunning!!!

Rachel Bland said...

Beautiful piece. I love all the details!

Martina2801 said...

What a beautiful artwork !!!!

Sarita said...

This is stunning work..I just want to go through that gate and see what's on the other side! Love all the detail.
Love Sarita xx
PS: If you hadn't owned up to not creating that background I would never have known lol!

Fraenzi Firlefanz said...

Wonderful , love it !!

Pia said...

woooow what a great card, so cute and beautiful

Buffy said...

Wow,I love this. So adorable.

Kris Dickinson said...

This is so magical. I love it! -Kris

Sue said...

Should think you did enjoy making this, it loks great!!!

Heather said...

I love your Secret Garden and wish I could produce something like that. Thankyou for your kind comment on my blog and it would be lovely to meet you if you get to Ashton Court. I think I'm there on Sunday 10th May and Thurs.14th, but haven't seen the rota yet.

Gillian said...

Carol, omg what can I say, this is just stunning, I see something different each time I click on the pic, the rabbit inclusion is brilliant:)

Shannon said...

What a beautiful mixed media project. Awesome and just really pretty!! I'd love to read your instructions to see what all you used and did for this Secret Garden project. If they are available that is?

Anonymous said...

What a very lovely piece of artwork.
Margriet

Carrie said...

Carol - just popped on to see this now rofl - you wouldn't believe but I had the very same idea with that same stamp of the gate ready to go - thankfully I changed my mind at the last minute. Absolutely love this piece.

Lana said...

Absolutely stunning Carol!!! Just seen this on the PBS site and was wowed! :)

Janny said...

It's stunning!!

Viola said...

Gorgeous work, Carol! Looks so wonderful!

audrey h. said...

This is so beautiful. Love the gate and how you can see through it and the little girl on the rabbit is just too adorable :)

Cath Wilson said...

Absolutely love the way you've used the acetate there, Carol - fab! Love the whole thing.

You back yet? I'm dying to know how you got on, lol.......

Karin said...

This is another fantastic Carol piece of artwork. I love everything about it from the stamped on acetate gate to the little girl on the rabbit. Bliss.

Jacqueline said...

beautiful! I find your whole blog inspiring!

Neet said...

This is simply gorgeous - what a talent you have.

Audrey said...

wow that is so lovely