Sunday, June 15, 2014

Journal Paint Play~June 15

Yay! Another fast posting!

Banner images courtesy my son, Dylan<3


A simple page in my homemade art journal, playing with paint, stamping and texture.


I prepared the page with a layer of gesso. While it was still wet, I pressed some dry embossed paper strips into the gesso to leave some fun dents. This part was actually done awhile ago, I prepped some pages to be ready when I felt like (more like had time to) playing.



I am still exploring stamping on tissue, then tearing the tissue stamped images apart before layering them onto the pages. To attach the tissue to the page I used water diluted gel medium. I stamped the black images with archival ink. The pink celery roses and blue circle stamps used distress paint.



This corner I used the distress paint marbling technique. I really love the layers of texture this added along with the more opaque quality. I am going to get more painty with this particular process, it is soooo fun:)




More detail of the celery roses and blue circle stamps stamped with distress paint.



This corner is used the stamped tissue that was colored with Dylusions ink sprays. They have a much more transparent quality. 



Thank you for looking! This is also linked to Simon Says Stamp, Monday Challenge: Paint

6 comments:

  1. Lovely pages, love your use of imagery and the fantastic sentiment . Thanks so much for joining in the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Tracy x

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  2. beautiful pages! i love what you did with all the stamping! Thanks so much for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog! - Ashli :)

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    1. Thanks so much, it was(is) lots of fun!

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  3. Gorgeous pages. Love the beautiful background colors and patterns. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. :)

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