Saturday, July 17, 2010

Three Muses: Flying Carpet Travels

This week's challenge on Three Muses is Flying Carpet Travels. So far there have been some amazing entries. I decided to take the challenge literally and create a Flying Carpet postcard.

The background is reused cardboard packaging with a slick side
Distress Ink Pads - Barn Door, Rusty Hinge, Wild Honey, and Stormy Sky
Cricut - Paper Doll Dress Up (Indian Palace)
Handmade Viola Vita Adhesive Paper Pad by K&C Co. (Indian Palace)
Navy blue handmade paper (mountains)
Copper colored paper (sun)
Scrap wallpaper stamped red (carpet)
Gold fibers (rug tassels)
Smooch Accent Ink - Sundance (sun)
Stickles - Yellow (sun)
Acrylic paint - white


  1. hi there :)
    thank you so much for leaving that lovely comment on my blog :) your flying carpet piece is beautiful! i love the way you used the papers and the concept you created with this :)

  2. Travels to India, wow, I've always wanted to go there, and what a magnificent Indian palace too. Brilliant, creative work and thank you so much for joining in this week.

  3. I love the composition of your piece, Marnie. She looks like she's enjoying herself, but I hope she doesn't fall off her carpet!

  4. Wow, I love this piece! Thanks for your lovely comments over on my blog, much appreciated :)

  5. I love what you did! But I think this challenge is on Three Muses.

  6. your postcard is awesome!! love that palace and it really reminds me of 1001 nights...

  7. Beautiful background for your lovely lady on her flying carpet. I love the Indian palace scene below! Thanks so much for bringing your talent to our challenge this week! Good work.

  8. What a scrumptious magical, mystery tour! Stunning artwork and a very romantic feel. Superb.