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Distressed Glue Ink Background

Ink Stains: Glue + Distress Ink = WAY COOL!!!

Starburst crumpled background technique - Oh my gosh is this beautiful!!!

..cute embellishments to add to cards

pine is here.: simple valentine sneak peek 5

butterfly ATC love the rolodex card backing!

Spatters, with Dylusion sprays and stencils for art journal background by Claire.

CHerInspirations: My Husbands' Great Outdoors Adventure Travel Album

Balzer Designs - These all started the same way, and I worked on all four at the same time, with the same limited palette of supplies. Yet, they're all so different! Lots of coulds and absolutely zero shoulds!

Balzer Designs: Stop Asking "What Should I Do?"

art journal

journaling prompts

raemissigman - Blog - 15 minutes of mixed media

raemissigman - Blog - 15 minutes of mixed media

Watercolor paper then write letters on them

Notsalmon | Karen Salmansohn

Technique: Gelatos Stencils Modeling Paste - tutorial by Alexandra

art scrap & more: Gelatos & Stencils & Modeling Paste

Four fun and easy crafts made out of bubble wrap! This is awesome! Would be so cute on plain white wrapping paper. #DIY #paint

Tinting Gesso with Pastels by Traci Bunkers : This is a little tutorial on how to tint gesso with pastels. It's a way to get some subtle color onto your paper or art journal without using paint. This is one of the techniques in my book, "The Art Journal Workshop." You can see all of my videos at www.TraciBunkers....

Tutorial: Stamping with Gesso and using various coloring mediums by Christy Butters

creatingwiththegirls: Background Tutorial: Stamp with Gesso

Snapping Monsters: Tutorials: Tim Holtz Start by covering a piece of watercolor paper (or other sturdy paper) with Gesso. Rub different colors of Distress Ink across your surface, straight from the ink pad. Spray some water onto the Distress Ink to help it blend together, then let it dry. Using ink blending tools or makeup sponges, add more Distress Ink to random areas where you want the color intensified.

Snapping Monsters: Tutorials: Water Stamping

Mixed media background tutorial

spray color and gesso background technique

▶ Embossing Resist Starburst treasure background - YouTube. Wow this is beautiful (and simple). Not sure what she used the Amazing Glaze for though

Love the colors and texture!

Bumblebees and Butterflies: Stencil It at Country View Crafts

Great tutorial about building backgrounds. (K)

Background Misting Tutorial with Stephanie Bryan

Background Misting Tutorial with Stephanie Bryan | Glitz Design

Wax Paper Technique. Lots of techniques here

This is a cool technique!

Blog and Inspiration - Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L

How To Make Your Own Patterned Paper

Peony and Parakeet: How To Make Your Own Patterned Paper