Hello and Happy Saturday!
Today, I'd like to share with you a new project for Frog Dog Studio, featuring an altered Paintbrush, created with wonderful PaperArtsy Fresco Finish paints, Fireworks spray, and several bits and pieces from my personal stash.
- we have MANY additional colors of the Fresco Finish paints in the
Frog Dog Studio store. I love the matte, chalky finish of this paint)
To begin my project, I sprayed the brush and chipboard embellishments with a good coat of Spray Gesso. (love this stuff).
then built texture with simple Drywall tape, from the local Hardware
store. This stuff is fantastic because it is self-adhesive and full of
I then added several colors/layers of Fresco Finish paints (and a spritz or 2 of Fireworks spray) to the brush and embellishments and let dry.
more texture, I added random bits of Grunge Paste (this paste is much
thicker in consistency than 'normal' modeling paste, but is great for
Then more layers of paint, spray, gesso, and Lindy's Magicals. (from my stash) .
the brush and chipboard embellishments were colored to my liking, I
filled the inside of the heart embellishment with Amazing Crafting
Product clear resin and Iced Enamels Shattered Opals.
glued it all together and added a ribbon to match. I LOVE how this
project turned out and would love to create an entire wall of altered
brushes for my Creative Room. Wouldn't that be cool?
Thanks for taking the time to stop by today! Have a gorgeous weekend!