using tissue paper, pattern tissue, die cuts, glitter glue, charcoal pencil, rub ons, pen, solvent ink pad, rubber stamps, gel medium
Perhaps the start of another ACEO series? Using up the bits and pieces of torn postage stamps.
collage on scrap paper and sticky back cardstock
using postage stamps, die cut bird image, charcoal pencil, rub ons, alcohol ink, pigment ink pad, rubber stamps, sharpie paint pen, gel medium.
One of my favorite ACEOs evar!
collage on cardstock/scrapbook paper
using book text, charcoal pencil, rub ons, tissue paper, spray ink, paper doily, solvent ink pad, rubber stamps, gel pen, gel medium.
This just did not come out as planned, but that’s okay – it still is pretty interesting looking!
collage on strathmore mixed media paper
using glazing medium, liquitex ink, gesso, pattern tissue, spray ink, mask, book illustration, deli paper, bombay ink, mulberry paper, solvent ink pad, rubber stamps, gel medium.
using stencils, acrylic paint daubers, book text, ephemera, distress ink pads, antique book illustrations, charcoal pencil, liquitex inks, black cat india ink, pigment ink pad, rubber stamps, sharpie paint pen, gel medium.
i LOVE LOVE LOVE these owls!! they are so flipping cute!
I don’t usually show the backs of my ACEOs, but here’s a closeup, because CUTE:
collage ACEO on an ATC blank
using tissue paper, paper doily, spray inks, greeting card cut out, distress ink, dictionary text, metal tag, dimensional paint, ticket, sharpie, solvent ink pad, rubber stamps, sharpie paint pe, gel medium
Here’s another step-by-step!
Starting with a blank 5″ x 7″ canvas board:
made a background with vintage security envelopes, correspondence and book text:
added some acrylic paint with stencils:
rubber stamping with a solvent ink pad:
checking the placement of the book illustrations:
then i glued down the pics with gel medium and splattered with acrylic inks:
charcoal pencil around the pictures:
and more charcoal around the edges, then sealed with gel medium!
This item is available for purchase via my etsy shop