Monday, October 31, 2011

Home Bench

 

Front bench with and then some texture

For our challenge this week for Texture Tuesday we were to use the texture “and then some”.  I used it on a photo of the little bench by the front door.   I used the texture twice with blending modes of lighten and softlight.  I did use a layer mask to take of texture where I did not want it.  I even added a little bit of whimsy with some Halloween brushes.  

I will be joining Kim Klassen for Texture Tuesday and also Lisa Gordon at the Creative Exchange.    Have a great week.  Valerie

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21 comments:

Jaymi said...

really beautiful processing! I looks like it should be in a ghost story!

Kathy said...

Visiting from "Texture Tuesdays". Wow, I LOVE the ethereal and dreamy quality of this photo and your editing choices. Lovely.

Kathy

lisa said...

This is just beautiful Valerie, and I love the little spider! Fantastic composition and processing.

Thank you so much for sharing this at The Creative Exchange.

Have a wonderful day!

lisa.

Marilyn said...

Nice to see your work on Texture Tuesdays. This is such a fun image. I like that you dressed it up with a bit of Halloween.
Your fall montage is wonderful too.

Rosie said...

Valerie, this is beautiful, haunting really... especially with the spider's web!! Nice touch!

Light Trigger said...

nice composition and processing!

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Ashley Sisk said...

Beautiful texture work - I love the addition of the spider.

Sivinden said...

Lovely texture work! I like the spider in the corner too:)

Ruth said...

hehe! I love this image, the shape of the bench is wonderful and the texture work you've done is lovely, but I really love the spider's web too :)

Rosie said...

How beautiful and such a great idea!

shirley said...

Awesome - that's what popped into my head when I saw your picture. I love the detail of the spider and web. Perfect with this texture and capture.

Cindy said...

I like the way this texture looks over the park bench...maybe giving me an idea for next weeks TT!

EG Wow said...

Cool processing and I love the spider!

AJ said...

Very creative...love the brush!

fotogran said...

I love this - your textures and brush embellishment are just perfect. Well done!

fotogran said...

Love your texture work and the spider brush is a perfect touch.

PrairieJill said...

Beautiful texture! And I love the little spider, too!

erkarts said...

Very nice! I like the little bit of Halloween too!!

Emily said...

The mood of the texture and the spider is whimsical yet a little mysterious! I love it. Thank you for sharing. I have a link up for altered tone photos (sepia, black and white, etc) that I would love if you joined!

Tricia @ Bluff Area Daily said...

great texture & nice touch w/ the spider & web =)

bailey-road.com said...

Beautiful processing!