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Out-of-This-World Galaxy Poured Art

DecoArt® Pouring Medium™

Out-of-This-World Galaxy Poured Art
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Out-of-This-World Galaxy Poured Art

designed by PLA Schneider

Create a poured art canvas that is "other worldly" with DecoArt® Pouring Medium™.

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Learn more about DecoArt® Pouring Medium™.

SUPPLIES

Americana® Decou-Page™

  • Gloss Decou-Page (DS101)

Americana® Premium™ Acrylics

  • Carbon Black (DTA37)
  • Cobalt Teal Hue (DTA29)
  • Hansa Yellow Medium (DTA17)
  • Primary Magenta (DTA03)
  • Titanium White (DTA40)
  • Ultramarine Blue (DTA33)
  • Vermillion Hue (DTA13)

DecoArt® Pouring Medium™

  • Pouring Medium (DS135)

Primers, Sealers, and Finishes

  • DecoArt Clear Pouring Topcoat (DS134)

Other supplies

  • scissors
  • freezer paper
  • canvas (size of choice, this one is 16 x 20)
  • paint tray (to catch pouring drips)
  • circle template (various sizes)
  • medium brush
  • cups
  • paint stir sticks

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Use a medium brush to paint the canvas in Carbon Black. Let dry.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Prep the "dirty pour" by putting (3) parts Pouring Medium to (1) part paint into cups: Use Titanium White, Ultramarine Blue, Primary Magenta, Cobalt Teal Hue, and Carbon Black. Stir well.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Combine all paints into one single cup.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Pour the paint onto one side of the canvas and tilt until the entire canvas is covered.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Let dry.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Pour Clear Pouring Topcoat onto the canvas. Tilt until the entire canvas is covered. Let dry.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Repeat the dirty pour process using your choice of colors on a piece of freezer paper. (Make several tiny pours.) Let dry and peel.
    Step 6 Example
  8. Use the cups and/or lids to trace circles (planets) in various sizes.
    Step 7 Example
  9. Use the cups and/or lids to trace circles (planets) in various sizes.
    Step 8 Example
  10. Arrange the circles on the canvas. Once you are happy with the layout, adhere with a small brush and Gloss Decou-Page. Optional: Add a ring to Saturn; use the provided pattern.
    Step 9 Example