Another beautiful fall day here. Some sun, some rain and a vibrantly colored rainbow as we drove to brunch this a.m.
Here's a continuation of the posts about transforming things before I use them. Recent bin finds (Nils found them for me) included these very neat little "lanterns" which were fitted onto a string of holiday lights.
As you can see, they are rather easily cut apart to form an interesting series of small panels. I'll be showing photos of a piece I have started and which is nearly done which utilizes these little grid panels lined with paper.
Part of Art and Soul, the Portland event that I taught at in October, is a vendor night. And since I was a vendor myself, I had little time to shop but did manage to hit one very cool booth where I bought the following items. I can hardly wait to use them.
I love the whole idea of opening doors, keyholes, locks and keys, and when they are old, even better! I thought these were just terrific.