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Monday, 27 March 2017

Left Overs

Last weekend I went on a crafty retreat - had a great time -
when I came back I found I had a few things to use up...

I had used my journal to 'use up' paint from my brayer:



I then had some circles of art tissue - so I used them with the 'bleeding tissue' technique - painting them in place with water. I then just left them to dry.



We had made some 'crackling' texture paste using
1 part cornflour
1/2 part white acrylic paint
1/4 part white PVA glue

I applied this through stencils and allowed to dry.
I then added colour using Spectrum Noir pens.



I then added 'brushed corduroy' distress ink around the edges.




You can see the 'crackle' particularly around the lady's face.





I was delighted to receive a stamp prize from Dream in Darkness recently - I will make something with it soon - watch this space!!

Happy Crafting!


5 comments:

  1. Eeeee !!! Such awesome techniques - I really love the bleeding tissue :-) I can't wait to give that a try.
    Lucky you going to a craft retreat. Glad you had a great time xxxxx

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  2. Glad you're enjoying your winnings, look forward to seeing what comes out :) Thanks for sharing at Dream In Darkness

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  3. So many layers and a fabulous out come, love the colors and bleeding tissue technique is something I just have to try! Thank you for joining Dream in Darkness March Challenge, I hope to see you back in our new one.

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  4. Love the colorful streamers.
    The lady is very pretty.
    thanks for sharing.

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  5. Lovely! Great colors! Thanks for sharing at Dream in Darkness!~kim

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