Experimenting with Crackle Paint and Image Transfers
...experimenting with acrylic + crackle paint, image transfers, and pen...
How to Create Vintage Style Botanical Art on Wood
black gesso smooth wood surface, let dry
paint lighter color (antique white used here)
apply image using photocopy and acrylic gloss gel, let dry
remove paper by rubbing gently with wet cloth
enhance image outlines with pen
apply crackle medium
coat with protective sealant
Thank you to my friend Jennifer VonStein over at Chroma for the paints and for the Jo Sonja's Crackle Medium :)
Wishing you an inspired weekend!
...art + photos by carrie wm...