*altered puzzle*

Blank Puzzle*a quarter to show size … a little dark in the pic*

back in March I told you about our local altered artists group puzzle piece swap … ten of us participated which left three pieces of our own to decorate … everyone had a different theme … mine was Blue/Purple

altered puzzle oct 09*if you double click the pic you’ll get to see the details of these neat pieces*

here are the names of the artists from top left to right

Andrea          Fran        Patty        Alecia

Linda Yeatman       Patty       Amy       April

Leiann       Sandy       Patty       Linda Scimeca

amazing to begin with a blank puzzle and see how differently everyone’s turned out … I was not consistent in taking pics of the pieces I created for others … but you can see some herehere and here and also if you click the word March at the beginning of this post

18 responses to “*altered puzzle*

  1. I never saw something like this, or thought about it… it’s awesome to make a puzzle this way!!! Count me in next time!!!


  2. omgosh!! that is really incredibly beautiful!!! how fun!


  3. OMG, Patty – how incredibly gorgeous this altered puzzle is. I love everything about it. Wonderful artwork!


  4. fun fun fun! brilliant idea!


  5. It’s amazing how all of the disparate pieces make one cohesive, wonderful collage when they’re placed together! Absolutely stunning! Hugs, Terri xoxo


  6. Hi Patty 🙂

    What an amazingly beautiful puzzle!! I’ve never tried this, it looks like a lot of fun. I just popped by to say I received your beautiful, beautiful canvas and the wonderful goodies you sent me. I love it!!! The canvas is going up on my wall, it’s absolutely beautiful!!!, and I’m looking forward to playing with the goodies.

    I’ve had two very busy weeks so I have some catching up to do, and I can’t wait to see the wonderful creations you’ve made since my last visit here!!

    Thank you soooo much for the lovely prize and for beeing such an inspiration!!!

    All the best,


  7. Wow, isn’t it amazing how all the puzzle pieces look so great together? What a wonderful swap, and also terrific having a local group to play with 🙂


  8. this looks great what a lovely idea.

    In our village we do a huge patchwork of pictures backdrop for our summer festival … we don’t see what the origional picture is until its up


  9. Oh wow what a fantastic idea and your puzzle is amazing. Wonderful work.


  10. It never ceases to amaze me how many ways a person can alter puzzle pieces and how many themes can be explored. Nice mix of media in this one, too.


  11. patty – this looks soo amzaing and what a dream of blue and purple!
    (some years ago iu was in little group where we made a similiar project … but it wasn’t finished …)
    you have a GORGEOUS altered puzzle!!!


  12. This is so pretty…I love jigsaw puzzles and I love what you have done here.


  13. What a cool idea! I’m going to share this with my mixed media group at our next meeting!


  14. Ooh, this is wonderful! I love, love, love the blue and all the beautiful collage work!


  15. What a fun fabulous idea. An the end result is fabulous.


  16. WOW…love this challenge you did! Love how it all came out so beautiful with such a plain start in life! I’d love to do one someday now that I see how pretty it is!!! Thanks for sharing!


  17. Such a brilliant idea and beautiful realization!


  18. You and those beautiful blues!! You are an artist after my own heart!! 🙂

    Breath-taking once again!!
    Hugs, Ashlyn


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