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Mixed Media Collage with Funky House on Archival Paper / Home Sanctuary / Beeswaxed Drawing / Essence of Home

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Home is where the heart is and each of us is looking for that special place to call home. We find it in a particular landscape, where we live and deep within ourselves. Lively, colorful and whimsical, this piece is a reminder of what it means to find ourselves "at home", wherever that might be.

The Essence of Home is a simple house made with fragments of my drawings that have been cut and stitched to a sheet of warm, cream colored Stonehenge paper. The collaged drawing sections are made with ink and watercolor crayons on Japanese rice paper that has been dipped in beeswax. Hand stitching and the four tiny pearls hold the collage to the paper.

Artwork measures 9" x 7" and is signed on the back. The Essence of Home will come to you carefully packaged, ready for framing or display in your own home.

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5 out of 5 stars
Reviewed by daytripnnn
5 out of 5 stars
Apr 4, 2018
Sweet little piece of art. Enjoying it and glad to have it in my collection!
Seed Pods / Abstract Organic Forms / Watercolor and Pencil / Beeswaxed Daily Drawing for June 5, 2017

Reviewed by Lisa Felice
5 out of 5 stars
Mar 26, 2018
These are beautiful! Can't wait to have them framed...
Autumn Seed Pods / Beeswax Daily Drawing with Watercolor and Pencil, October 10, 2017

Reviewed by Wendy
5 out of 5 stars
Feb 24, 2018
This is just a beautiful piece - I am in awe of Patti's skill in producing artwork of such quality. Truly unique and inspirational - photos sadly can never portray the beauty of the art which is why I was so happy to receive this piece! Thank you so much - arrived quickly and packaged perfectly. I will continue to admire this piece and Patti's work! :)
Overlapping Tangle of Lines / Mixed Media Daily Drawing / Daily Drawing Project / November 2, 2017

Reviewed by vickystein
5 out of 5 stars
Feb 14, 2018
Beautiful in "person." I wish I had more.
Winter Branches / Drawing on Teabag

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Please keep in mind that works on paper are delicate. I will make sure items are in good condition before shipping, but once they are received, please handle with care to avoid creases and tears. Beeswaxed works are especially delicate...please keep away from extreme heat and the summer sun!
I am always honored to know my work is chosen to be given as a gift, so if you would like special gift wrapping or any other special treatment for items to be given as gifts, please let me know!

Mixed Media Collage with Funky House on Archival Paper / Home Sanctuary / Beeswaxed Drawing / Essence of Home

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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: ink, pencil, watercolor crayons, rice paper, beeswax, embroidery thread, beads, archival paper
  • Feedback: 254 reviews
  • Favorited by: 9 people
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