Saturday, March 22, 2014

Widgets

Bloom

I took the time to play with some paint last week and painted along with Tracy in her re-run of the Mixed Media Monday from February 25th. I have no idea what paints I used. Tracy goes FAST! If it weren't for the pause button on my tablet I would never have been able to keep up! 



The paint is all acrylic and mostly DecoArt brand. I used a fine point sharpie to add the doodling and a Signo Gel Pen for the white in the doodles. The buttons are retired from Stampin' Up. I also used a black pastel pencil to add the shadows. 

Oh and the background was all done with a wadded up paper towel by dabbing it into the paint and dabbing it all over the canvas. 

Note to self ~ When dabbing paint onto anything..... wear gloves or your hands will be completely covered in paint. Messy painter here! 




The word "Bloom" was free handed with a flat brush and white paint. Then doodled over with a fine point sharpie and shadow added with the pastel pencil. 


I had such a great time! Not to mention I really love this page!

Linking up here:
Art Journal Every Day at Balzer Designs


3 comments:

  1. Amanda, this creation really ROCKS! I totally admire people who can do this type of art! Kudos! Chris

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  2. This is lovely, the flowers are so full of life life they are really swaying!

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