Monday, February 23, 2009

Altered Jar

Turn an ordinary mason jar into a work of art: 1.cover with paper 2. gesso then add image 3.paint with acrylics add words and moss 4. distress by applying stains and scratching off paint 5. finish with gel medium gloss coat. 6.Do the same to the lid.. add accents! Voila ..a new jar for treasures and secrets!

6 comments:

to Autumn Light Designs said...

Hi Cathee,

Wonderful transformation of a jar--love it!

Kim said...

It's beautiful Cathee! I have never seen a jar altered in that way!

Viola said...

Stunning work! I love altered jars! :o)

Dawn said...

This is fabulously pretty - what a transformation of a jar

(CCSWAPS group visitor)

Brenda Seaholm-Wampler said...

Precious little girl and jar!

Nelly said...

This is just superb! The best one I've seen around. Stunning.