Thursday, December 14, 2023

Peace and Joy Art Journaling Pages - December Throwback Thursday


Are you ready to just create something!!!
Grab some of your favorite stamps, mix media, rub-ons, etc and play along with me through this tutorial! 

Peace and Joy Art Journaling Pages
with DecoArt is a fun and relaxing way to create during the holiday season. 
Grab your favorite art journal book and stamp set along with some holiday rubons and lots of Americana paints that you want to create with. 

Apply wide washi tape randomly to pages. 
Apply a light coat of DecoArt White Gesso paint over pages; dry. 

Lay a background stencil on page; apply DecoArt Crackle Paste to top with palette knife. Dry

Stamp Christmas images on white card stock using archival black ink. 
Fussy cut and adhere to pages. 

Gather DecoArt Americana paints in the hues you are going to work in. 

Paint background in light layers of a paint, blend as you go until you achieve the background you like. 
(I was going for a cloudy evening look.)
Make sure your background is dry and get in close to the images that have been adhered to pages. 
Paint images, dry completely before shading and highlighting.
Let pages dry completely. 
Add rubons to pages. 

Left Page of Peace and Joy Art Journal Page

Finish pages with line work using fine tip sharpie pen. 

Add dots with toothpick; dry. 

Lay snowflake stencil on pages; apply DecoArt Modeling Paste to top with palette knife. Dry

Line lightly stamped images with fine tip pen. 

Right Page of Peace and Joy Art Journal Page

Repeat some of the steps from the left side journal page. 
Add dots to poinsettia with toothpick. 

Spatter with pages with DecoArt Titanium White and Burnt Umber Americana paints. Dry. 

Enjoy Art Journaling with your favorite Deco Art Products. 
Happy Holidays Pam

Deco Art Premium Americana Paints
Pale Gold
Titan Buff
Titanium White
Burnt Sienna
Burnt Umber
Warm Grey
Dark Grey Value 3
Yellow Green Light
Phthalo Green Yellow
Colbalt Teal Hue
Pyrrole Red
Primary Magenta

DecoArt Media Crackle Paste
DecoArt Media White Gesso
Arteza Watercolor Sketch Book
Wide Washi Tape
 Gel Medium
Snowflake Stencil
Background Stencil
Blank Page Muse Classic Christmas Stamp Set
Intense Brown Pencil
Palette Knife

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