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Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Shine....




Many months ago I did this spider web on yupo.  Today I had an idea for using it as a background.
I made my star stencils, taped them down on the background to show off the most interesting colors and painted the whole thing with a transparent acrylic paint.  I let that dry and then put down a few smaller star stencils and sprayed it lightly with white acrylic.

Unfortunately, the original is upside down from how I used it  today.
I think I will stamp a few white stars around and call it done.
It was a fun afternoon project and I used one of the many backgrounds I am accumulating.
Happy PPF!

11 comments:

  1. beautiful work, the background adds depth and complexity.

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  2. Your textures are really great in this. I like the idea of covering part of it and letting some of it show in your shapes. Really cool.

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  3. Wonderful use of the Yupo painting! The stars just seem to jump off the dark blue.

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  4. Love your background. Happy PPF, Annette x

    http://nettysartadventures.blogspot.co.uk/

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  5. What a great background. Very nice work!

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  6. Oh, my--how colorful and so bright and beautiful!

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  7. I like how you add the stars. Wonderful.
    Nicole/Beadwright

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  8. That spiderweb looks amazing! Love the texture and wonderful use of colours ....

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  9. Wonderful these bright coloured stars! I like it!

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