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How to create a mixed media art palette

Create a Mixed Media Art Palette

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After placing and adhering a mix of metal, chipboard and plastic bits and pieces I covered the entire palette with gesso.

After placing and adhering a mix of metal, chipboard and plastic bits and pieces I covered the entire palette with gesso.

And then I added a second coat of gesso....

And then I added a second coat of gesso....

Finally it was on to the fun! I began adding Minx Shimmering Inks.  I let them move and mix.

Finally it was on to the fun! I began adding Minx Shimmering Inks. I let them move and mix.

After I was happy with the mix of Minx Inks. I added a bit or Raider Colorations through my favorite Cracked Stencil.  and added a bit of splatters just because :)

After I was happy with the mix of Minx Inks. I added a bit or Raider Colorations through my favorite Cracked Stencil. and added a bit of splatters just because :)

Next I painted a couple old paint brushes with gesso and covered them with more Minx Inks. After painting my brushes I dipped them in Fluorite Dimensional Gemstones.

Next I painted a couple old paint brushes with gesso and covered them with more Minx Inks. After painting my brushes I dipped them in Fluorite Dimensional Gemstones.

After everything was dry I wired the brushes together and attached them to the palette.

After everything was dry I wired the brushes together and attached them to the palette.

Finally I added a bit of random stamping and edging.

Finally I added a bit of random stamping and edging.

And there you have it a fun Mixed Media collage.

And there you have it a fun Mixed Media collage.

Thank you so much for stopping by today I hope that you enjoyed my little Palette!

Thank you so much for stopping by today I hope that you enjoyed my little Palette!

  • Art Anthology -Allure Minx Shimmering Inks
  • Art Anthology -Enchanting Minx Shimmering Inks
  • Art Anthology -Radiance Minx Shimmering Inks
  • Art Anthology -Majestic Minx Shimmering Inks
  • Art Anthology -Midnight Minx Shimmering Inks
  • Art Anthology -Black Leather Jacket Sorbet
  • Art Anthology -Fluorite Dimensional Gemstones
  • Art Anthology -Cracked Stencil
  • Art Anthology -Raider Colorations Color Spray
  • Gesso
  • Metal bits and pieces
  • buttons, paint brushes and bits
  • Wire
  • Prima 3D Gloss Gel