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I use a collage style in my work especially with the greeting cards I produce.

Collage - is the combination of pieces of diverse materials and media, such as newspaper, magazines, package labels, fabric, paint and photographs, into one composition. The term itself derives from the French “coller,” meaning “glue.” It was coined by both Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso at the beginning of the 20th century, when collage became a distinct part of modern art.

The beauty of handmade is being different and unique, buying and selling items that can't be purchased at a regular store.

My inspiration comes from various forms of modern art and pop culture. I love all things handmade ... also taking something and making it into something else.

Pop Art, Typography, Pop Culture, recycling,…

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  • Female
  • Born on March 27
  • Joined July 1, 2011

Favorite materials

magazines, paper, fabric, gloss, cardboard, paint, words, sleep and coffee NOT IN ANY SPECIFIC ORDER

About

I use a collage style in my work especially with the greeting cards I produce.

Collage - is the combination of pieces of diverse materials and media, such as newspaper, magazines, package labels, fabric, paint and photographs, into one composition. The term itself derives from the French “coller,” meaning “glue.” It was coined by both Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso at the beginning of the 20th century, when collage became a distinct part of modern art.

The beauty of handmade is being different and unique, buying and selling items that can't be purchased at a regular store.

My inspiration comes from various forms of modern art and pop culture. I love all things handmade ... also taking something and making it into something else.

Pop Art, Typography, Pop Culture, recycling, decoupage, Art Deco and Mixed Media is what I'm into. Magazines ... lots n lots of magazines.

Check out my other store on Etsy: http://www.etsy.com/shop/FuntasticThreads

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