16 April 2014
Hi! Belinda here today to share with you my latest art journal page combining the gorgeous new Star Texture Stamp with Viva La Flora images using a layering technique.
I love the freedom of creating an art journal page. When I begin, I never really know what it is going to look like in the end. It is all about playing with mediums and building up layers to hopefully finish with a page rich in colour and texture. My current art journal is an altered Little Golden Book. I have primed the pages with a couple of coats of white gesso. On top of this I like to add colour using various mediums. For this page I used Faber Castell Gelatos, Distress Inks and Glimmermists. Once my colours are right I then like to start layering the stamps. I applied the Star Texture Stamp mostly around the edges of the page using Aquamarine and Jet Black Ranger Archival Ink. Next I added some images from The Viva La Flora Montage. I always like to torture these images a little by sanding and distressing the edges. I love that the quality of this product means it can handle it really well. Once the images were in place, I then added a few more stamped words as well as sentiments from the Viva La Flora Wordstrip.
DDTS001 Star Texture Stamp
DDRS027 Artist Rubber Stamp Set
DDMN005 Viva La Flora Montage
DDWS005 Viva La Flora Wordstrip
DDAS001 Alpha 1 Alphastrip
RANGER Archival Ink: Aquamarine, Jet Black
RANGER Distress Ink: Peacock Feathers, Seedless Preserves
Thank you so much for stopping by the blog and checking out my project today. Don’t forget to check back tomorrow for some more inspiration from the Creative Team.
Create Magic Art Journal Page
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