Sunday, 7 October 2018

31 Products Challenge - Days 6 and 7

Hi Everyone! I have a couple more pages to share for the 31 Products Challenge.

My page for Day 6 features Liquitex Glass Bead Gel. I used drips of watered down red paint to highlight the fabulous texture.


And for Day 7, I've used vintage book pages to make a collage, then used a wet paintbrush to create splatters off a charcoal stick. I also used the charcoal stick to outline the words on a piece of vintage paper from an old book belonging to my engineer hubby. I activated the charcoal with a wet paintbrush. I've stencilled on some numbers with black paint and a PaperArtsy stencil. I've always preferred to solve mathematical problems against writing essays, so I'm entering this page for the Art Journal Journey Creature Comforts Challenge.


Hope you've all had a great weekend,
thanks for visiting,
Alison xox

10 comments:

  1. Both pages are wonderful Alison, looks like you are having fun. Hugs, Valerie

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  2. Loving both pages Alison! I do have bead gel on my wish list but keep hesitating to buy it cuz i don't know how much I'd be using it. Looks like a fun texture though. Thanks for joining AJJ again!

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  3. I've heard of that glass bead gel, and the texture it creates is amazing. I have NOT heard of a charcoal stick, but I like how you used it in your collage.

    As much as I love to write (you can tell by visiting my blog), I also LOVE math and numbers. This truly spoke to me, and I am so, so glad you shared it with us at Art Journal Journey.

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  4. Both fabulous pages Alison love the charcoal stick effect on the 2nd one
    Carol x

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  5. Fantastic pages Alison, I like numbers as well, so maybe the second page would be my favourite.
    Yvonne xx

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  6. Nice arty pages Alison. Love the texture in page one and all the numbers in page 2! Hugs-Erika

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  7. he glass bead gel texture is amazing in the first one - such a fab and artsy make and I adore the second one - it is gorgous with the black and white and the touch of light blue!
    Thank you for supporting the October theme at Art Journal Journey! Have a great new week!
    Hugs, Susi

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  8. Such beautiful pages! The glass bead gel is fabulous and adds such lovely texture - on my wish list ...lol πŸ˜‰. I love your collage page too, the papers and colours your used are perfect 😁. Have a lovely week! J 😊 x

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  9. Brilliant pages Alison.
    xxx Hazel.

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  10. Stunningly beautiful!! Love them both...Have a beautiful day. Xoxo

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