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Topic: Mixed Media Paintings--with a teeny tutorial!  (Read 961 times)
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« on: November 06, 2011 12:27:13 PM »



I finished these paintings last night, and I couldn't wait to share!  I'm in the process of turning my living room into a craft room, and I wanted to decorate the walls with my own art in bright pink and green.  I love simple lines with a Hello Kitty kind of feel, so I sketched out 4 of my favorite snacks and then traced over them with white puffy paint and let it dry for 24 hours.



Then I used cheap old reliable acrylic paint and colored them in, and let that dry. After that, I covered it all with Matte Mod Podge and sprinkled it with glitter.  I used Mod Podge Dimensional Magic for the coffee and tea to make them look liquid. 

This is an incredibly inexpensive project, but the results are fabulous!  Each painting is 14"x14".
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« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2011 12:38:49 PM »

So cute!
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« Reply #2 on: November 06, 2011 03:31:42 PM »

Oh my gosh those are cute!
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« Reply #3 on: November 06, 2011 05:51:34 PM »

Too flippin cute!  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: July 23, 2014 09:03:37 PM »

Super-cute! Wonderful idea for the outlines.
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