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Little Fish Under the Sea Journal Page

Americana® Stencils

Little Fish Under the Sea Journal Page
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Little Fish Under the Sea Journal Page

designed by PLA Schneider

This art journal mixed media page brings the sea to life with Americana® Stencils and a watercolor effect.

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Americana® Stencils

  • Loopy (6" x 8") (ASMM44)

DecoArt Media® Fluid Acrylics

  • Cerulean Blue (DMFA06)
  • Dioxazine Purple (DMFA12)
  • Primary Magenta (DMFA29)
  • Titanium White (DMFA39)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • scissors
  • pencil (with clean eraser)
  • 3/4" flat brush
  • #8 round brush
  • cosmetic sponge
  • scrapbook paper (golds/yellows)
  • journal


  1. Use a 3/4" flat brush to paint the journal page spread from left to right, starting with Titanium White, to Primary Magenta, to Dioxazine Purple, saturating the brush with water as you go for a watercolor look.
  2. Use a cosmetic sponge to dab on paint through the Americana Loopy Stencil randomly throughout the canvas in Titanium White.
  3. Use a pencil to draw fish on the scrapbook paper and cut out with scissors. Use a 3/4" flat brush to adhere the fish randomly to the journal page spread.
  4. Use a #8 round brush to outline the fish in Primary Magenta.
  5. Use the eraser from the pencil to randomly add dots in Titanium White. Use the cap from the paint to randomly add circles in Titanium White and a 2:1 mix of Titanium White and Cerulean Blue.