All Good Things

All Good Things

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Here’s a recent art journal spread of mine –

All Good Things Are Wild And Free--an art journal spread by Anita

I made this spread on a page made of wax paper–I’d used various materials for the pages of this art journal, and I’ve been loving working on all of them.

I started off by brushing acrylics on the page. I then adhered lots and lots of washi tape over the pages, tearing most of them up before sticking them.

Since the washi tapes all have different surface textures, I brushed some diluted gesso over them for some uniformity in my next layers.

All Good Things Are Wild And Free--an art journal spread by Anita

I lightly stamped some text and images using dye inks, and then decided to not add any more layers since I really liked the look of the background.

For the focal components, I used flower and butterfly die cuts, on which I applied watercolors and acrylics. I also used a Copic marker on the butterfly’s body. I then adhered…

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