This first piece was an experiment in my sketchbook. I layered several collage elements – such as lace, strips torn from a old story book and various texture pastes and stencils. I was quite surprised how well the sketchbook paper stood up to the abuse!
Next, I tried using the collage idea on a piece of scrap hardboard – it’s about 20cm square:
I also used pastes and gels to create an abstract landscape.