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« on: August 23, 2012 08:59:12 AM »

weighanchor's Watercolour/Masking Fluid Tutorial is phenomenal, isn't it? I decided to try it out and have done a few with mixed results. This is the most recent one:

                 

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« Reply #1 on: August 23, 2012 09:12:20 AM »

It turned out very well!

(I just looked at all of your projects!  I love your dolls as well and your carnie embroidery!  How did I miss your posts!?
I think I have a crush!) Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: August 23, 2012 09:15:57 AM »

It turned out very well!

It really did!
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« Reply #3 on: August 23, 2012 01:31:54 PM »

It turned out very well!

I think I have a crush!) Cheesy

Aww, shucks...thank you. I looked at your posts, too (WOW!) Love the googly eye patch and the DROPS scarf- so pretty.

And thank you MissingWillow!
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« Reply #4 on: August 23, 2012 01:58:00 PM »

holy cow--I looked for masking fluid today and is it expensive!  I am going to wait until I get a coupon...does it take a lot?  I guess it depends on how much "white" you have to mask!  A little bottle was over $15.00!

How big is your painting?
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« Reply #5 on: August 23, 2012 03:56:33 PM »

I bought mine at Michael's and used a coupon. It doesn't take much masking fluid and after eight or nine paintings I still have half a bottle, maybe? Pretty sure the paper was 11x18...
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« Reply #6 on: August 24, 2012 06:20:15 AM »

Oh thanks--I was at Michael's as well...so I should be getting a new coupon soon!  I definitely have wanted to try this for a very long time...Cheesy

I meant to ask if the painting was a gift or is it a self-portrait?
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« Reply #7 on: August 24, 2012 07:12:42 AM »

Oh thanks--I was at Michael's as well...so I should be getting a new coupon soon!  I definitely have wanted to try this for a very long time...Cheesy

I meant to ask if the painting was a gift or is it a self-portrait?

It was for fun. We needed art for the house and I painted DH, and all of the kids.
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« Reply #8 on: August 24, 2012 07:32:14 AM »

What a terrific idea--your entire family as art!
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« Reply #9 on: August 24, 2012 10:58:38 AM »

What a great idea!
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« Reply #10 on: August 24, 2012 11:40:32 AM »

MissingWillow, it just dawned on me that you did those jaw dropping Advent Calendars! I can't decide which one I love more. Well, probably the HP one... Grin
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« Reply #11 on: August 24, 2012 12:37:55 PM »

Ha!  Thanks so much, pottermouth!   Grin
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very cool - thanks for posting your work and the link
I so want to try this now  Grin
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« Reply #13 on: August 27, 2012 10:30:42 AM »

gorgeous colours!  What a cool idea to do your entire family... I may have to borrow that Cheesy 
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