fredag 19. september 2014

Mixed Media book cover for my Art Journal

This week, StampARTic is inspiring you to use old game pieces. I have created a Mixed Media book cover with some round game pieces.

Some time ago, I took a workshop with Andy Skinner. I have thought about using some of the skills from the class to develop my own work. I also wanted to create a cover for my Art Journal. So I decided to use some of the techniques on a mixed media cover.


I used a white sheet of paper and created effects of the crater in the paper with Molding Paste. The idea for "netting" effect in the paper is from Andy Skinners class. I have used Triton Acrylic markers with a paintbrush, and dry painted the colours on the top of the texture effect. A lot of the metal has also been painted with Triton markes - just to test them out - and YES they are brilliant!  I love the idea of having good paint for Mixed Media in a marker. I also love the idea, that it is water soluble before it has dried, but waterproof when it has dried.





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21 kommentarer:

  1. Is being speechless considered a compliment? I certainly hope so, because words elude me as to how wonderful this looks! Incredible textures and imagination just running rampant here.

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  2. Very inventive love the mixed media and a great way to use up some scraps too!!
    Thanks for joining us at Hiding in my Craft Room
    Cheers Jennie DTM
    Jenscrapstoo

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  3. Very neat! I think it looks great!

    Thanks for sharing at Hiding in my Craftroom!

    -Samantha
    HIMCR DT
    Clear it Out DT
    Designs by Sammy

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  4. WAUW hvor er det blevet flot Kirsten. Du er bare så super talentfuld uanset hvad du så laver, og det her er kanon flot lavet.

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  5. Denne hva virkeli fantastisk flott <3 Me like alot <3
    klem fra silje
    http://papirverksted.blogspot.no/

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  6. Beautiful! Thank you for playing in our challenge at http://www.7kidscollegefund.com.

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  7. En fantastisk forside til din journal, de forskellige elementer du har dekoreret med er så smukke, fandt dig på The Mirror Crack'd hvor jeg også deltager.
    Anni

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  8. wawwww så super flot ♥

    10000 tak for at du deltager på Card and scraps udfordring.

    knuzzzz ♥

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  9. Amazing book cover! Love the texture and all the details! Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Sandra

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  10. Fantastisk flot...
    Tak fordi du deltager i udfordringen på Card & Scrap

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  11. Så nydelig dekorert, elsker fargene og kombinasjonen av mykt og dust mot tannhjul og maskineri. Lekkert!

    Klem, Anne.

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  12. Wow Kirsten, another completely gorgeous stunner. Please stop tempting me with those pens as another pen/colouring addiction I don't need, nor looking at the price of them, can afford!!

    Thanks so much for joining us again.

    Lin
    The Mirror Crack'd

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  13. Love your book, thank you for joining us at crafting from the heart, good luck
    Caroline dt

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  14. Great work. Thanks for joining us at Divas this week x

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  15. Lovely work. Thank you for joining the challenge at Creative Fingers.

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  16. this is great! love the details, colors...everything:0)
    thank you for joining our mixed media challenge at TMC!
    grtz Jolanda

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  17. This is beautiful Kirsten. Love the mixed media. Thanks for joining us in our "Favorite Embellishment Challenge" at Scrap-Creations and we hope you will join us again soon. Hugs, Gale

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  18. Gorgeous work...Thanks for playing along with us at Divas by Design this week.
    Wendy xx

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  19. Stunning project. Thanks for sharing at Crafting at the Weekend challenge

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  20. This is amazing piece of art, love it!

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