ACDT Challenge # 10: Love

Hi there! The Artful crafting craft challenges have started off this year with a kick start. The theme for February was love, you can view the challenge here. So here is our take on the challenge!

What I have decided to go for the love theme, is to make a collage block of people whom I dearly love. These are my three kids, my love, my life. Being an engineer by profession, dusted with a little creative streak, I always strive to make something dimensional, different, or out of the box. So here, what I have done is to take a plain wooden block and sanded one edge to balance it in such a way that it appeared standing and dimensional.

12832390_926194190828016_4321923245750686796_nNow I used gesso to coat it.


I had long since wanted to experiment with textured paste and mica powders. Though this 3-3″ wooden block provided a small surface, but never the less, where there is will, there is a way! So, I textured the surface.



9 thoughts on “ACDT Challenge # 10: Love

  1. Lovely project Sharooq! I liked how you picked a totally different thing to alter and did a great job at it! Thank you for joining in for the challenge 🙂


  2. Wow! Engineering skills nicely incorporated. Love how you balanced it 😀

    A very different project, certainly an interesting one! thank you so much for participating at the AC challenge!


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