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Brave

By: Shawn Petite - Art. Workshops. Tools to help you create
June 21, 2016

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I love this project, it has a lot of meaning for me. It has soft elements, the kindness in her face and unexpected strength in the industrial elements in her hair. It represents my journey, and so many others, that we can be kind but when needed, we can be strong and brave.
 
Supplies:
Decou Page Papers “Olde World”
Media Matte Medium
Media Crackle Paste
Media Modeling Paste
Media Texture Sand
Media Ultra Matte Varnish (to seal the project)
Andy Skinner Industrial Elements
Andy Skinner Stencil “Baroque”
Metallic Lustre “Brilliant Turquoise”
Media Fluid Acrylics: Quinacridone Magenta, Colbalt Blue Hue, Titanium White, Cobalt Teal Hue, Burnt Umber, Burnt Sienna, Diarylide Yellow, English Red Oxide, Quinacridone Red, Carbon Black
Media Antiquing Cream: English Red Oxide, Raw Umber, Carbon Black, Patina Green
E 6000
Charcoal Pencil
Pastel Stick Black
8x8 Wood Substrate
Fixative (to keep charcoal and pastel from moving before final seal)



Did you love Shawn's video? Check out some detail shots from her video tutorial below! 





Be sure to visit Shawn Petite - Art. Workshops. Tools to help you create  for more projects and to learn more about Shawn.

Comments

Thank you for show how you use different mediums. I had never seen it before. Thanks again. You are great

patti

June 24, 2016

This is beautiful, Brave, and totally inspiring!!!!! Thank you for sharing!

ML

June 26, 2016

You did it again!! Love the video! Love Shawn and DecoArt perfect together!!

Julie Sparkman

June 27, 2016

AMAZING creation! Thanks for the video!

Lagene

June 27, 2016

Love it! Love all the texture and layers!!!

Becky Swartzlander

July 6, 2016

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