Monday, June 29, 2009

New Wings Made with Gum Wrappers





These double wings were made with foil gum wrappers. Yes! I was bored and wanted to do something with my collection of treasured wrappers :) The closeup shows the highlights using Interference Paints. The Wings can be shaped in any configuration.


6 comments:

Bonnie said...

Gorgeous wings by a brilliant teacher and artist...my favorite in all the world.
Bonnie

Shashi Nayagam said...

These are awesome!!! So are all your projects and now you have us collecting gum wrappers what next I wonder? LOL!

Bear said...

W O W !!!
who would have thought that these magnificent wings were made from gum wrappers BUT we knows ya and knows ya when yas bored- heavens these are so beautiful Jean
they drip class!
love n hugs bear xoxoxoxoxox

Cheryl said...

Holy Cow Jean, you never cease to amaze!!

Fran said...

Love your gum wrapper wings. Beautiful!!! Love your creative mind. Love the Cobalt blue also.
Haven't had a change to make your wings yet. Will have to wait until later in the year. Too much going on right now. I REALLY REALLY want to get started on them.
Love Ya
Frannie

Sprite said...

That cobalt blue hue is awesome, leave it to you to find a great use in preserving it! These are fantastic love :) Thanks for sharing.
Sprite