Birch By The River
Birch By The River is a 24" wide x 36" tall x 2" thick mixed media collage on canvas. Birch tree trunks are three dimensional (see close up photo below) to add interest to this piece.
(enlarged partial view to show 3 dimensional tree trunks)
This piece is "green art" and was made from recycled materials. I first started with a used canvas that had undesired art on it and I painted it with primer and waited for it to dry. I cut used wrapping rolls in half and glued them to the canvas for tree trunks. I then added multiple layers of square shaped paper pieces to create the tree bark, river, ground cover, sky and tree branches, and glitter. Once dry, I sealed the completed piece with a UV protectant.
I chose square shaped pieces of paper to create a more abstraction piece. This abstraction piece is simple and will hang well in a log cabin to an industrial loft. Dominant colors are:
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