Wednesday, 28 August 2019

An art journal page for AALL & Create

Hello everyone,

For my last August DT post for AALL & Create I have made an art journal page. I made this while watching Tracy demoing on Hochanda on the 10th. I loved some of her techniques and tried her brayer method to paint on the page for this project !

And here's how:

I started with a brayer to put the paint on the paper. I used yellow and turquoise, some of my favourite colours ! I then stamped the flower, once on the painted paper and part of it on white MM paper. 

Next I stamped the background using Distress Oxides (Broken China and Twisted Citron) and Versafine Clair (Nocturne). 

I then added modelling paste with the Lotza Dotz stencil, some strips of washi tapes and pieces of dictionary paper. This is something I used to do a lot and Tracy just reminded me how cool this is.. 

I then coloured the flowers on the separate pieces of paper with watercolours and cut them out. I adhered them on top of the ones on the page. 

I then added splatters (I think this is an AALL & Create illness, we all do it!) and some more stamping; I also drew a broken line around the page. I decided against adding a sentiment. 

I have used the following stamps/stencils:

Stamp set #203 - Flying High
Stamp set #211 - Count on you 
Stamp set #207 Botanicals Modified
Stencil #39 - Lotza Dotz

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