Viva Las VegaStamps! image used:
Wild Paper 300 lb 8x10
Dylusions Ink Sprays-London Blue, Pure Squeezed Orange, Bubblegum Pink
Stazon Inkpad-Midnight Teal
Claudine Hellmuth Studio Acrylic Paint-Purple Palette, Dab o yellow
Faber-Castell Big Brush-White
I'm not sure where this idea came from, lol. I was trying out some paper for a review, and had smeared some yellow paint (there was another color in the brush, that I forgot to keep note of) and sprayed with Dylusions.
I stamped one of Mary Vogel Lozinak's wonderful images, Bird with Worms, and was wondering what I wanted to do next.
The expression on that bird's face.... I'm not sure if it's one of indecision--"Which worm do I eat first?" or guilt-"These worms is so cute. But I'm going to eat them, anyway!" At any rate, he looks like he might be calling on strange forces to help him out. So I grabbed a black marker and echoed the shape of the bird. Because ultimately, he's calling on himself for answers.
The paper has a deep tooth so I was able to let the paint show through in some places just by using lighter pressure.
To marry the light and dark portions I dabbed on some purple acrylic paint and then spotted white around the stamped image.
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