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Silks + Oil Pastels = Fun Art Mail Day!

Roni here....don't you just love it when you get fun art supplies in the mail?  They just scream play with me and won't quit until you do.  Altered Pages is getting in so many fun new art supplies that I just had to place an order recently and when they arrived I just couldn't contain myself, I had to break them out and give 'em a whirl right then and there.

I grabbed the first piece of paper I could find which happened to be a piece of watercolor paper that was a cut-off from a recent project.  It just so happens it's the perfect size to make a bookmark.  To start off I drew a quickie flower using a Micron Pen.

I then added a layer of Silks glaze to the flower bits using my Niji Waterbrush...

I then added a bit of Niji Oil Pastels for the sky.

 I blended the pastels, added a bit of pen work and finished the sky off with a clear layer of sparkle using the Wink of Stella brush.

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  1. I see I have something new to try. I am not familiar with Silks Acrylic Glaze.

  2. Silks is awesome with amazing colors! Nice examples of products Roni!

  3. Love your bookmark!!! Great Colors... so BRILLIANT! Thanks for sharing!

  4. Fun project, Roni. TFS some really good techniques for these products.

  5. Thanks everyone ~ it was lots of fun playing with some of the new goodies!

  6. What a fun play piece Roni, I have ordered some of the oil pastels so can't wait to play having seen this piece. Great Bookmark! xx

  7. Love spur of the moment projects!! Love oil pastels. Nice job sista!!


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