Sunday, February 14, 2010

East meets West..

Today is the Chinese Lunar New Year of the golden tiger


It's the 14th of February which is also Valentine's Day 


Here's wishing you a Happy and Prosperous Chinese Lunar New Year (Gong Xi Fa Cai)
A Happy Valentine's Day!

11" x 14" canvas panel
Mixed Media
The cutout on the far left is a tiger and it's matted on a gold cardstock. Pieces of gold leaf was placed
around the butterfly and the heart shaped card to unify the color "gold". The background was built with collaged vintage chinese papers and on the opposite side, pages from a poem in English.



Lori Saul said...

What beautiful art to express these two special days- so creative and wonderful to see.I have enjoyed visiting your blog for the first time and amazed at your beautiful mixed media work. I look forward to visiting again!

~*~Patty Szymkowicz said...

How lovely and special on so many levels ... East meets West = Love that!
Happy and Prosperous New Year dear one and Happy Valentine's Day too!

Steph said...

Thank You, Patty and Lori!!!