Saturday, 11 August 2018

Sea View by Kerstin

Hello crafty friends!

I'm back with a new inspiration with some products from Calico Craft Parts.
It's an upcycling project; a wooden bookend, on which I used the beautiful

Window MDF Wood Shape - Style 7

together with a sea photo behind it as central element.

 that's how I started

some details

 The window in weathered wood style
 using some DecoArt Media products 
(White Crackle paste, White Gesso, Fluid acrylics, Texture Sand paste)

 a little seahorse from the

Sheet of Mini MDF Nautical Motifs Style 1

Word Elements - Summer & Seaside

 Beach & Seashell Collage - MDF Wood Shape

I have removed a shell so that it doesn't cover up the quote from the word band.

Can you see the awesome  accentuations and shades on this seashell collage?

They're absolutely striking! I love it !

Anchor & Banner - MDF Wood Shape

and a very small diver from 

Sheet of Mini MDF Nautical Motifs Style 1

I hope you will like my window with a sea view.
Summer greetings from 


  1. Completely magical, Kerstin - a favourite for me.
    Alison x

  2. This is so beautiful and tranquil, Kerstin. It's a truly lovely idea for a book end. x

  3. A heartfelt thanks Alison and Julie Ann, that pleases me no end! Hugs, Kerstin xx