ACEO #32 – “paradise”

i LOVE LOVE LOVE these owls!! they are so flipping cute!


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I don’t usually show the backs of my ACEOs, but here’s a closeup, because CUTE:
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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

Honey Bee canvas collage

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Here’s another step-by-step!


Starting with a blank 5″ x 7″ canvas board:
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made a background with vintage security envelopes, correspondence and book text:
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added some acrylic paint with stencils:
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rubber stamping with a solvent ink pad:
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checking the placement of the book illustrations:
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then i glued down the pics with gel medium and splattered with acrylic inks:
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charcoal pencil around the pictures:
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and more charcoal around the edges, then sealed with gel medium!
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This item is available for purchase via my etsy shop