Friday Finds with Lorelei: Toulouse Lautrec

This week I thought I’d give you a little help with this month’s ABS challenge, which may have some of you stumped for ideas. Although all the colors of the painting aren’t here, I did find some interesting beads that remind me of tulle or lace that would be under the main dancer’s dress. Like those lampwork glass beads from Sarah Hornick- look at the detailing, don’t they look like waves of tulle!?  I tried thinking outside the box for you!! I hope you enjoy this week’s Friday Finds.  Click the above picture and it will take you to the treasury at Etsy.
Marcelle Lender Dancing the Bolero in “Chilpéric,” 1895–96.
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, 1864-1901).
Oil on canvas. 145 x 149 cm (57 1/8 x 59 in.).
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. John Hay Whitney, 1990.127.1.
© National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

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    June 25, 2010 at 12:22 pm

    I looked through all these lovely shops and by now I am drooling. Thanks for doing all the leg work for us!

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    June 25, 2010 at 2:00 pm

    Gorgeous collection and a beautiful inspiration to work with! Thank you so much for including me! =)

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    Natalie -- NKP Designs
    June 25, 2010 at 2:46 pm

    The colors in that painting are definitely inspiring! I am going to make something fun with those colors.

    I'm also honored to have my cornflower blue pattern beads included, too! Thank you!

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    June 25, 2010 at 3:43 pm

    I love your Friday finds, Lorelei. Very inspiring. I don't lack inspiration for this one but I just wish that I had more hours in the day to come up with something!
    Enjoy the day!

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    Miss Val's Creations
    June 25, 2010 at 4:41 pm

    The colors in the pieces you chose are a perfect complement to the work of art!

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    June 26, 2010 at 3:33 am

    Hummina hummina! *frools* What to choose, want them all!

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    July 4, 2010 at 7:45 am

    ooo… great treasury! I especially love the stoneware connector… Just favorited libradesigns' shop!

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