In Creative Chemistry 103 we used gesso as the surface for our Distress Crayons. Then we applied several stencils. I had never thought about using gesso on paper!
Creative Chemistry 103 – just add Texture Paste and a stencil! Opaque Matte – Texture Paste Distress Crayons Distress Ink Layering stencil
Today’s Creative Chemistry 102, had us apply a selection of colors of Distress Ink to a stencil. After misting the ink on the stencil with water, we put the stencil on the tag and pressed down to transfer the ink to the tag. We removed the stencil and then dried the ink with some heat. It looks like … More Creative Chemistry 102: Ink Monoprint
Similar to yesterday in Creative Chemistry 102, we combined stencils with stamping but with an addition. After inking up the background of the tag and applying the stencil, instead of stamping a pattern through the stencil, we used Distress Markers to sketch through the stencil to give certain parts more emphasis. On top of that, we stamped an additional … More Creative Chemistry 102: Stencil Sketching