Happy Thursday all, one more day till Friday, WOOO! The challenge last week on the Collage Obesession blog was “doors”. With the Women In Business Show I didn’t get a chance to finish my piece last week so today I am playing the Collage Obesession challenge catch up as this week’s challenge has already been posted (I have started working on that one as well).
I knew when I saw the picture of the door on her blog that I had the perfect piece waiting in my stash to create it. I had picked up a religious two panelled piece connected by hinges at a second hand store months ago knowing I would find something to do with it. Guess what? I printed off the picture and it fit almost exactly. I glued on an old button for the door handle.
Since the inside had two panels I started to think of opposite images that might be behind closed doors. The first that came to mind was good vs evil and the struggle we all sometimes face with decisions. The struggles we face in our minds, that no one sees, behind closed doors, shall we say?
So, then I was off searching for some cool retro images to represent “good” and “evil”. If you have never heard of her, the Graphics Fairy is an amazing place to find free images. She has pretty much anything you could think of. This is how the inside turned out.
Aren’t the retro ladies adorable? The rest of the quote…
Behind the closed doors of our minds, we’ve all got both light and dark inside us. It is so true, I think. What matters is which we choose to act on. So, go be the light :)