AUTOPLAY
Art Journal Page By Sandy McTier
41 steps
Amazing art journal with removable pages - so that you can create and put back in the journal
1. Amazing art journal with removable pages - so that you can create and put back in the journal
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Squeeze the binding and remove the tabs
2. Squeeze the binding and remove the tabs
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I used DecoArt Media Gesso and a Gelli Arts brayer
3. I used DecoArt Media Gesso and a Gelli Arts brayer
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Pulling the brayer from top to bottom across the page - to create amazing texture
4. Pulling the brayer from top to bottom across the page - to create amazing texture
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Going to let the page completely dry and wash the brayer
5. Going to let the page completely dry and wash the brayer
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Printed off a printable from DecoArt.com
6. Printed off a printable from DecoArt.com
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Tore around the quote to get rid of excess paper
7. Tore around the quote to get rid of excess paper
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I love the frayed edges
8. I love the frayed edges
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Painted the page with DecoArt Media Matte Medium
9. Painted the page with DecoArt Media Matte Medium
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Placed the quote in the middle of the page & painted a thin layer of Matte Medium over the quote
10. Placed the quote in the middle of the page & painted a thin layer of Matte Medium over the quote
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Spritzed the page with water first....
11. Spritzed the page with water first....
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then spritzed it with DecoArt Media Shimmer Mister Yellow
12. then spritzed it with DecoArt Media Shimmer Mister Yellow
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Held the page up, sideways and very which way to spread the paint
13. Held the page up, sideways and very which way to spread the paint
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Loaded a very wet brush with some DecoArt Metallic Lustre and then...
14. Loaded a very wet brush with some DecoArt Metallic Lustre and then...
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Splattered it here and there on the page
15. Splattered it here and there on the page
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Look at that SHIMMER and texture!!!!
16. Look at that SHIMMER and texture!!!!
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Used this amazing Iron Orchid Design stamp set 💖
17. Used this amazing Iron Orchid Design stamp set 💖
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Used DecoArt Media Fluid Acrylics - my favorite
18. Used DecoArt Media Fluid Acrylics - my favorite
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Brushed them out using my Dynasty Black Gold Shader
19. Brushed them out using my Dynasty Black Gold Shader
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Then set the stamp on the thinned out paint - lightly pressed to add color
20. Then set the stamp on the thinned out paint - lightly pressed to add color
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Stamped the ombred design and then immediately washed the stamp to get rid of the paint
21. Stamped the ombred design and then immediately washed the stamp to get rid of the paint
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Repeated for the vine at the top of the page and added some elements of the vine here and there
22. Repeated for the vine at the top of the page and added some elements of the vine here and there
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Let sit for a minute and then took a wipe and lightly wiped some of the design away
23. Let sit for a minute and then took a wipe and lightly wiped some of the design away
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I “loosely”painted the basic shape of a Rose
24. I “loosely”painted the basic shape of a Rose
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Then started adding petals using my Dynasty 3/8” Black Silver Angle brush
25. Then started adding petals using my Dynasty 3/8” Black Silver Angle brush
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Love painting stroke roses and watching them come together stroke after stroke
26. Love painting stroke roses and watching them come together stroke after stroke
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First one painted - only 7 more to go 😊
27. First one painted - only 7 more to go 😊
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Used DecoArt Media Fluid Acrylics Sap Green & a wet Dynasty Black Gold #10 Shader to paint leaves
28. Used DecoArt Media Fluid Acrylics Sap Green & a wet Dynasty Black Gold #10 Shader to paint leaves
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Love the transparency of the Fluid Acrylics!
29. Love the transparency of the Fluid Acrylics!
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Added more roses and more leaves
30. Added more roses and more leaves
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Added some bees using Staz-On ink
31. Added some bees using Staz-On ink
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Was going to leave them as is - but thought they needed some color and shimmer!!
32. Was going to leave them as is - but thought they needed some color and shimmer!!
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Pulled some Fluid Acrylic colors for the bee
33. Pulled some Fluid Acrylic colors for the bee
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Painted the bees and added some Metallic Lustre to the wings 💖
34. Painted the bees and added some Metallic Lustre to the wings 💖
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Love how the wings shimmer and sparkle
35. Love how the wings shimmer and sparkle
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Used this incredible pen to add some shadow lines to the quote!!! Molotow Liquid Chrome!
36. Used this incredible pen to add some shadow lines to the quote!!! Molotow Liquid Chrome!
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It really is the most amazing metallic pen on the market!
37. It really is the most amazing metallic pen on the market!
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Some of the supplies used for this journal page
38. Some of the supplies used for this journal page
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Amazing paints and brushes used for this page
39. Amazing paints and brushes used for this page
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Art is the highest form of HOPE 🎨
40. Art is the highest form of HOPE 🎨
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Love how this art journal page turned out!!!
41. Love how this art journal page turned out!!!
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