Today we get a look inside the studio of Doreen Kassel, author of the new book Lush Life Creative Coloring: Organic Worlds to Explore, Color and Embellish. Doreen’s book goes beyond most coloring books to include fantastic mixed-media techniques for enhancing the pages, such as using stencils, creating a wash, etching patterns, and more, along…
I made the stencil/mask to create these fun gals. Stop by my blog and see my tutorial on how I made them. www.ksimonedesigns.blogspot.com
washi tape, dictionary paper, watercolors, stencil
Mixed Media on Canvas 12X48"
Having fun with some stencils, spray inks and sketching.
Stencil (TCW), acrylic paints, spray inks, watercolor paper, paper flowers, matte gel medium,
acrylic paints, modeling paste, rub-ons, stencil (Stencil Girl product) photography of my daughter's hands. My daughter is a sign language interpreter and when I saw this stencil it was perfect for the picture.
I watched All About Faces by Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, which inspired me to make a stencil of a face. I traced the primary outline from an old charcoal portrait, then followed Julie;s tutorial and it worked! I'm definitely going to try another one. This is the first face that I've ever painted. Using the stencil…