Category Archives: Featured Art Techniques

Textured Tissue Book Complete

There were slight additions to the tissue background (videos below) to finish out my book cover, and I wanted to share them with you 🙂 After I’d finished the technique from the video, I used a stencil with black and … Continue reading

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June’s Final Background

It’s mid-June, and time for me to post the last background technique for the month. From here on out, it’s time to play, practice, and post your pieces! Today’s background technique is perfect for your altered book covers. However, the … Continue reading

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Papertowel Backgrounds

I absolutely LOVE papertowel backgrounds. I guess half of the reason is that they’re easy (even using my ‘trash’ paper towels that I’ve been cleaning my art up with!), but also, they’re just so colorful and eyecatching. You’re going to … Continue reading

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Inky Backgrounds

Ready to make a little mess????? I’m back with another F.A.T. (featured art technique.)  This one is really fun and it has you using your inkpads and reinkers! I love ink! For these techniques you’ll need: water based ink pads … Continue reading

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Mixed Media with Drywall Mud

As part of an online art group I’m involved with, I’ll be posting a few more technique videos during the month of June. Most techniques this month will feature various background techniques, or a variety of techniques focusing on one … Continue reading

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