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Saturday, 4 December 2010

Trompe l'oel

One of my favourite things used to be trompe l'oel. I have seen some amazing ones on google (also murals)
As we have downsized we dont have a lot of room for ornaments etc so painted this to go over the doorway in the hall (no dusting...method in my madness!) The cat that I painted was on a small hardboard screen that I made to go around a plant pot, but as nowhere to put it now so cut the cat out and put him in amongst the 'pots'.

4 comments:

  1. That is absolutely brilliant .... just been dusting my blue and white today what a job!

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  2. wait so you painted the pots directly onto the board above the doorway? that's really impressive!!!

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  3. Yes, its painted directly onto the wooden paneling that is in the hallway.

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  4. This is fun! I wouldn't be surprised if something like this, painted on board and cut around, would sell at craft fairs or on-line.
    Teresa x

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