Monday, March 14, 2011

Country Cottage

I've been working on this little cottage a little at a time. Now that it is going for a charity auction for kids with Autism on March 19th, the rush is on to finish it. It's almost...

The exterior is made from Styrofoam drink holders you get at fast food restaurants. I tore it in pieces then glued it to the outside. After I used my pastels to color the 'stone' work. The roof is covered using palm tree leaves.
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one of my watercolor and charcoal drawings reduced in scale. Still some finishing touches needed and looking at the photos I think I will repaint the chairs a different color....

5 comments:

La Michelle said...

awwww. it's so CUTE :D

xoxo

Pillows for the People said...

I love your little cottage, so beautiful.
xo p

The Visionary Butterfly said...

Thank you so much Ladies!

Patricia Cabrera said...

this is really sweet!!!

Norma said...

I really like it!! Heaps of character and charm :)