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March 04, 2020 1 Comment
Hi there, Artistcellar friends.
One of my favorite ways to clear my mind is to art journal. It’s almost like meditating. Letting go of all the ‘monkey mind’ stuff that is going on constantly.
I gathered some patterned collage paper I had in my stash and using matte medium, collaged the background of the entire page with different patterns.
While the collaged papers were still wet, I added Heavy body white acrylic paint to the entire page with my palette knife.
Again, while all of this is still wet, I added some liquid acrylic ink to the background and worked that in with my palette knife as well.
Now everything can dry.
Using my black water soluble pen, I sketched a face.
Using the Tibet Series stencil set, I added the Tibetan om and the lotus flower as textures with texture paste.
I sketched the infinity knot with my black water soluble pen. I spreader burned umber acrylic ink around the edges and thinned it in a few places with sprays of water.
Letting that layer dry, I sketched the face in with the burned umber acrylic ink and a fountain pen.
Using quinacridone/nickel ago gold fluid acrylics, I added shadows and mid tones to the face, as well as some more white to the background.
Using some quinacridone violet fluid acrylic, I added some color for some depth.
See you next time!
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March 14, 2020
Love how this one turned out!