Friday, September 21, 2012

Birds of a Feather

It all started with a colouring sheet Oliver brought home from preschool:



He brought these home when I was expecting little Charlotte and just thinking about setting up a nursery fit for our little baby girl.  Looking at these little birds (a sheet I have seen reproduced at several preschool playtimes since O first brought it home...) gave me an idea!

I set to work with some interesting, colour-saturated paper - both patterened and plain, and created little collages in the shape and pattern of his colouring sheet birds. 

I really like the effect of the birds (I turned them into vinyl stickers at my local print shop), which I placed onto a "wire" I drew onto the white nursery wall.




The whole flock, available here !


I love that our little Charlotte noticed these brightly feathered friends very soon after she was born...they were made with lots of love...

10 comments:

  1. This is such a simple and lovely decision - I regret that something like this did not come to my mind when my baby was small. Well, next time, may be.

    Your daughter is adorable )

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  2. Lovely - both the birds and the GIRL!

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  3. That is adorable -- so simple and colorful. Love it!

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  4. Very stylish design - and your daughter is very cute!:)

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  5. I love the birds! Such great colors and patterns too.
    Also thanks for your sweet comment on my blog! xo, Mary

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  6. Thanks for the sweet "tweets" on this little projet d'art! I've actually been quite busy packaging sets of them for customers...a good thing!

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