Tag Archives: acrylics

The world under the sea

It is time for Stampotique, isn’t it? Are you ready to dive under the sea with me? Corrie at Stampotique designer’s challenge asked us to use a painted background. So I painted a spread in my altered book: I just … Continue reading

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The dancer

Yesterday I shared with you a city scape with intuitive painting. I felt so relaxed while I applied my acrylic layers and when I created my whimsical houses, that I decided to make another journal spread with the same technique. … Continue reading

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Intuitive painting in my altered book

So what is intuitive painting, well that’s the greatest fun. When you don’t think too much, just get out a few tubes and apply them randomly on your project. Here I chose acrylics, wanted to have some warm colours, so … Continue reading

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Thank you to you all

Tis the time to say dear friends: Thank you to you all for being here with me at my blog, for following me and for visiting me. Thank you to you all for inspiring me, for encouraging me and for … Continue reading

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Beauty and the beast

Today I played on a canvas, let it speak for itself, I called it Beauty and the beast: The last days I was in blue mood (it might be the weather, it was storming), I used a lot that dark … Continue reading

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Black, purple & pink

You know yesterday I was playing around with black gesso for my pendants, and as my craft sheet was full of it I thought I should use it. When my background for a new spread was ready in my art … Continue reading

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Deep in the forest

What is deep in the forest? Is it a scary, spooky places? Or is it a magical wonder world? Well in my fantasy it is definitely a magical world of all kinds of wild animals and creatures, and as my … Continue reading

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Fear of perfection

Word up #87 at One little word is FEAR. Being sick this week and forced to stay in bed I had enough time to take a time travel and try to discover the dark/fearful side of me. I may say … Continue reading

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Studio unedited

Ooh, all shame on me… come and peek behind the curtain, take a look at my underside of art. Who knows, you may discover that we have some things in common. Well if it’s creativity we are on the good rails. … Continue reading

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Word up #84 light

The Dutch Renaissance humanist Erasmus said: Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself. Well so let it be light: I was beginning with a few torn pieces of paper on my canvas, than I applied on my paper collage a … Continue reading

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