Gesso’d Cards Push-Pull with Stencils

I was fortunate this past week to visit with my Mom, and join a fun group of ladies in Sun City Center at their Thursday morning stamping group. During their class, I showed them a fun technique to add texture to backgrounds for their cards. We started out with card stock that had been painted…

More Rubber Stamped Tissue Paper and Gesso

Hi All! I realized that I missed the last section of the video on painting on top of the gesso’d and stamped tissue paper, so this week I am following it up with the last piece of the video. If you wish to watch the first portion, you can find it here. Enjoy!

Rubber Stamping with Tissue Paper and Gesso

Hi Everyone! I has promised a few folks that I would film the technique of using Tissue Paper and adhering it to a background. I apologize for the dis-embodied voice, but I was under the gun to try to get some examples going, in between working, getting my work out and physical therapy done, picking…

Coloring Gesso on Kraft Glassine

Gesso sprayed with Dylusions on Tim Holtz Kraft Glassine Ok, I know I  am a bit late posting the results of coloring the Gesso on the Tim Holtz Kraft Glassine! I finally got around to editing it, only to see the video is a bit wonky! I am not sure how I filmed it, but…

Gesso, Glassine and Art Journal

Well, it has been a while since I have done a video, so this week I decided to show something I have started to do in my Art Journals. I use Clear Gesso, Stencils, and Kraft Glassine by Tim Holtz to make frames. Enjoy!

Scroll Owl on Tim Holtz Kraft Glassine Paper

I love the Kraft Glassine paper by Tim Holtz, but sometimes it is hard to stamp on it, and render some brighter colors on it. I came up with an idea that worked well for me. I used Clear Gesso as a fist layer on the Kraft Glassine. I painted Clear Gesso onto the Kraft…