House Wren Canvas Collage

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step out time! i usually forget to take in process pics, not this time! So warning: post is all photos…


started off with a mini 2×4 canvas:
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layered some vintage ephemera – security envelopes, correspondence, book text:
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next came stenciling with acrylic paint daubers:
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and some rubber stamps with a solvent ink pad:
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check placement of antique book illustrations:
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ink splatters!
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then glue down the illustrations and add more ink drops:
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outline illustrations and frame with charcoal pencil, seal with gel medium and we’re done!
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This item is available for purchase via my etsy shop!

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2 thoughts on “House Wren Canvas Collage

  1. This collage is so pretty!! I love doing collages too. They are so fun, cuz ya never know how they will turn out until they are finished! :)

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