Today I am a previous post from last year....
I created a mixed media Welcome Fall Board using DecoArt Media Paints and thought you might like to make yourself one this fall...
I have included a free drawing of my pumpkins so you can recreate your own board!!!
How exciting is that!!!!
So enjoy my step out photos of my Welcome Fall Board.
Paint board with Black Gesso, dry.
Apply Crackle Paste to dry board with palette knife.
Allow the Crackle Paste to dry completely.
Paint over dry Crackle Paste. Allow to dry completely.
Stamp Industrial Stamp image on prepared board using Carbon Black. Allow to dry.
Shade stamped board with Cobalt Turquoise. Allow to dry.
Allow gesso to dry.
Trace pumpkins on chipboard with pencil.
Fussy cut out.
(Prepare pumpkins like the board was prepared as follows)
Paint pumpkins with Colbalt Black. Allow to dry.
Apply Crackle Paste with palette knife. Allow to dry.
Paint stems Green Gold, dry.
Shade with Yellow Green Light, dry.
Stamp prepared pumpkins with Industrial image and Colbalt Black. Allow to dry.
Paint the tallest pumpkin with Vermilion, dry.
Paint the medium pumpkin with Pymole Orange, dry.
Shade the medium pumpkin with Vermilion, dry.
Paint smallest pumpkin with Cadmium Orange Hue, dry.
Highlight pumpkins with Hansa Yellow Medium using stencil brush, dry.
Paint "fall" letters in Yellow Green Light, dry.
Shade in Phthalo Green Yellow, dry.
Stamp "fall" with Industrial image and White Gesso, dry.
Using Sakura Micron 005 Pigma Black Pen, do random lines around letters.
Using a Sakura Micron 005 Pigma Black Pen, do random lines on pumpkins.
Adhere Pumpkins to prepared board with Americana Decou-page Matte.
Adhere "fall" letters to prepared board with Americana Decou-page Matte.
Spray white card stock lightly with Red, Orange, Yellow Green, and Yellow DecoArt Media Misters. Repeat until paper is covered. Dry.
Using Fall Foliage leaf die cut out 6 leaves.
Crumple leaves up and place on front of pumpkins.
Add twisted wire to front of pumpkins.
Stampendous Industrial Stamps - ASCRS03
Sakura Micron 005 Pigma Pen
Sizzix Fall Foliage Die
white card stock