Monday, May 21, 2012

Paste Paper Collages - Denise Fiedler

It never fails that I come across something eye-catching each time I scroll through Pinterest. You too? One recent morning it was the winsome image of a book page pooch...
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Just one click transported me to the whimsical world of Denise Fiedler's collage art, simply called Paste.
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It takes talent to inject personality into scraps of of paper! A variety of vintage printed pages are fair game for Denise's collages of dogs and other animals, as well as people. She accepts orders for custom designs if you have a special idea in mind.
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Denise worked as a designer for stores such as Marshall Field & Co. and Crate and Barrel, and then started her own textile-based fashion and home accessory business in San Francisco. In 2009 she added original collage design to her bag of creative tricks after coming across books and flash cards in a box of flea market finds.
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The hoopoe bird and three egg nest are limited edition pieces created from 18th century hand-made marbled endpapers from France.
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For style mavens, Denise creates fashion and furniture collages... this mid-heel shoe and Bertoia chair, for example. At times she uses marbled paper from India, antique letters from France, and European paper trims.
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Paste collages are mounted on 4-ply board and framed in black or white. See many more designs on the website and at these U.S. retailers.

13 comments:

  1. Sounds interesting!!! Real talent and creativity....

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  2. Ann, I enjoyed scrolling through Denise's artworks. They are very inspiring and I love how she uses the basic newsprint in all different shades..I think the dog pics are my favourite..it wasn't easy making that decision though!
    Licia

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  3. Her work is adorable! Thank you for sharing it with us.

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  4. Really charming and delightful work. Many fun pieces at her Website.

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  5. adorable works, thanks for sharing!!!
    Paula

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  6. Really talented. I like all her work. My favourite though is the nest.

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  7. Oh those are just adorable.

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  8. I think 'wow' is a good word here.

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  9. What a wonderful find Ann. Thank you

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  10. I love the bird and nest with three eggs. The combination of colors is wonderful!

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  11. Wonderful.. I have started exploring paper quilling art recently and here is my blog.. http://pquilling.com/blog/.. let me know your views :-)

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  12. I love the pups, but that nest with three eggs really caught my eye, too!

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  13. these are so lovely. thanks for sharing.

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