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Fairy Mixed Media Canvas

Hey Crafty Friends Phyllis here today to share with you my latest Mixed Media Canvas!

I wanted to use pastel colors this time with some fun Art Anthology products!

Most of my projects aren’t planned and I really don’t have any idea how it’s going to turn out.  I usually start out with figuring out a color combo and then go from there!

Art Anthology dimensional paints and sprays are so much fun to create with,  I love the texture of the dimensional paints and of course love the glitter for a touch of sparkle!

I used Art Anthology’s Such a Drip Stencil for interest and texture using MUD texture paste!

I hope you are inspired to try some Amazing Art Anthology products!  They are so fun to create with!

I also have a Snapguide tutorial below so you can see how I created the background for this Mixed Media Canvas!

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Here’s my Snapguide tutorial

Check out How to Create Background for Mixed Media Canvas for Fairy by Art Anthology on Snapguide.

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I Will Always Love You…

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Hey, there! This is Robin Redd, (a.k.a. RockinReddRobin!) I’m here to share with you a simple 11” x 14” canvas. I started with Fairy, Peony, Sunbeam and Mermaid Dimensional Crystals.

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One color at a time, I put dollops of color on the canvas and spread it out with a straight edge.

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I wanted to add some lighter colors, so I just added some Gesso to the colors I already had to soften them up.

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I added those colors to the canvas the same way, until it was completely covered.

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I cut out a phrase from sticker paper using my Silhouette Cameo and placed the alphabet stickers onto my canvas.

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I, gently, applied white paint over the sticker letters to help prevent the white paint from seeping under the stickers.

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Then, I completely covered the canvas with white paint.

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Once the paint was dry, I peeled away the alphabet stickers.

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Although, this was the look I was going for, I wanted the letters to ‘pop’ a bit more.

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With some advice from my fellow Dream Teammates, I highlighted the letters with a black Stabilo pencil.

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I made this to send to my daughter who has moved away from home in California to live in Iowa! Just a little reminder, to her, that however far away, I will always love her.

I hope I’ve inspired you to make something today!

Until next time…

~Robin Redd

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