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How to create a 3d mixed media canvas with danielle

Create a 3D Mixed Media Canvas With Danielle

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First I covered most of my canvas with tissue paper.

First I covered most of my canvas with tissue paper.

I added some fabric for more texture.

I added some fabric for more texture.

I used the keyhole stencil and some modelling paste to create even more texture on my canvas.

I used the keyhole stencil and some modelling paste to create even more texture on my canvas.

For extra sparkle I added embossing powder and dried this with my heat gun.

For extra sparkle I added embossing powder and dried this with my heat gun.

A close up of the embossing powder in the molding paste on top of the fabric and tissuepaper. Yummy texture!

A close up of the embossing powder in the molding paste on top of the fabric and tissuepaper. Yummy texture!

Next I started adding chipboard.

Next I started adding chipboard.

And some more chipboard gears.

And some more chipboard gears.

I covered my canvas and chipboard with a thin layer of gesso.

I covered my canvas and chipboard with a thin layer of gesso.

Time to add color! I used colorations spray and acrylic paints.

Time to add color! I used colorations spray and acrylic paints.

Now I took my Art Anthology sorbets and added a new layer of color on top of my chipboard.

Now I took my Art Anthology sorbets and added a new layer of color on top of my chipboard.

While the canvas was drying, I painted my resin frame with Art Anthology sorbet Kenyan Copper.

While the canvas was drying, I painted my resin frame with Art Anthology sorbet Kenyan Copper.

Adhere the frame to the canvas.

Adhere the frame to the canvas.

For even more texture, I used some soft gel and art stones/powertex 3D balls to make a texture paste.

For even more texture, I used some soft gel and art stones/powertex 3D balls to make a texture paste.

With the Warm and Avocado colorations spray I gave my paste some color.

With the Warm and Avocado colorations spray I gave my paste some color.

In this step I added my paste to my canvas, AND I added some Waimea bay colorations spray.

In this step I added my paste to my canvas, AND I added some Waimea bay colorations spray.

I used a dry brushing technique to add some more colors to the art stones. I used different colors of acrylic paint and some micapowder.

I used a dry brushing technique to add some more colors to the art stones. I used different colors of acrylic paint and some micapowder.

A close up of the frame with lots of texture on the canvas.

A close up of the frame with lots of texture on the canvas.

In this final step I added some pretty flowers to my canvas. All I need to do now is put a nice photograph in my frame. I hope you liked this tutorial!

In this final step I added some pretty flowers to my canvas. All I need to do now is put a nice photograph in my frame. I hope you liked this tutorial!

  • Colorations: Warm, Waimea bay, Avocado
  • Sorbet: Vegas gold, Kenyan Copper
  • Stencil: Keyhole
  • Canvas
  • Tissuepaper
  • Chipboard
  • Resin frame
  • Art stones
  • Soft gel
  • Acrylic paint
  • Some lace
  • Molding paste
  • Sparkly embossing powder