Tuesday 14 April 2020

Observations Gather Moments - Media Tile

Inspired by Sid Dickens

Another media tile.

Process Steps.
1. Seal the board with tinting bse.
2. Use the black side of some blending foam and add some gesso to a texture stamp, press it hard onto the surface of the tile.
3. Paint some washes of paynes grey, medium grey, transparent red iron oxide (TRIO) and white.
4. Brayer a thin coating of raw umber over the surface until happy with it.
5. Brayer raw umber and TRIO, using only the edge of the brayer, around the edges.
6. Sand the edges and dip in watery raw umber before finger rubbing neat quin gold or TRIO and paynes grey around to match the colours on the front.
7. Use paper covered wire (from floristry departments) and finger paint above colours over it.

8. Take metal word band and alter with paynes grey, TRIO and titan buff.
9. Find a metal insect and also alter like the word band.

10 Assemble adding some transfer/rubon words.

11. Frame it.


Supplies from DecoArt
White Tinting Base
Media Fluid Acrylics - Paynes Grey, Medium Grey, Transparent Red Iron oxide, Titanium White, Raw Umber, Titan Buff.