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How to alter a frame using art anthology

Alter a Frame Using Art Anthology

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The frame I chose was black so I first gessoed in white. About three coats. let dry.

The frame I chose was black so I first gessoed in white. About three coats. let dry.

Go over gesso using AA Velvet Fiji. Two coats and let dry. Then brush white gesso over raised area and wipe off any excess. This gives a vintage and chalk like appearance.

Go over gesso using AA Velvet Fiji. Two coats and let dry. Then brush white gesso over raised area and wipe off any excess. This gives a vintage and chalk like appearance.

Apply a crackle texture paste through a stencil to create texture in the background.

Once crackle is dry add coloration sprays. Add them one at a time drying in between.

Once crackle is dry add coloration sprays. Add them one at a time drying in between.

Add flowers,chipboards, glitter, and art stones. Once dry add some AA Minx ink mixed with a spritz of water to add shimmer in areas.

Add flowers,chipboards, glitter, and art stones. Once dry add some AA Minx ink mixed with a spritz of water to add shimmer in areas.

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  • Plastic frame
  • 5X7 canvas gessoed
  • Art Anthology Colorations Siesta Key
  • Art Anthology Colorations Waimea Bay
  • Art Anthology MInx Panache
  • Art Anthology Velvet Fiji
  • White Gesso
  • Flowers
  • Glue
  • art stones
  • chipboard frame and leaves
  • Glitter Glass
  • Sentiment
  • Crackle texture paste white
  • AA stencil of choice