I went way out of my comfort zone on this layout, but it was a lot of fabulous fun!
The text reads: “Blessed are the weird people–poets, misfits, writers, mystics, painters & troubadours–for they teach us to see the world through different eyes.” – Jacob Nordby
Construction: The basis of the dancer was created in the AI Art MidJourney app using prompt, “Girl dancer silhouette in a Cyberpunk style”. I extracted the girl from the background and added a white stroke and drop shadow to make it a sticker.
I also created the backgrounds in the AI Art MidJourney app (two brought together into the middle). I brought in lots of transfers, art strokes textures etc. with many duplications and blending modes from the ArtPlay Palette Portiere, FotoGlow Mix No 2, and the Artsy Layered Template No 224 and the Fabulous WordART Mix No 1 Word Transfers. I used the
I added the Key, Mask, Gold Button, Ornate and Bead elements from ArtPlay Palette Portiere to decorate the girl. I placed the palette’s labeled word “Life is Good” on the base in white.
I added the ArtPlay Palette Portiere frame, in Screen blend mode, and the drop shadow, in Color Burn, behind the girl.
I created the cluster at the base from ArtPlay Palette Portiere elements, revising the colors, with the Fabulous WordART Mix No 1 “US” Beaded Threadz and Word Transfer #2. Then I added, to the upper arm area, the Fabulous WordART Mix No 1 word art “This is” and the Wood Word “US”, in blend mode Color Dodge.