The name chosen from the hat (actually a bowl!) to win the free art book, Creating Decorative Paper, was Geri deGruy! My thanks to the others who participated, and I encourage them to please try again...I'm planning another giveaway even as we speak.
One section of that book concerns resists of many types. I've discussed them here before, and love to incorporate them into my mixed media work. Clear tar gel on absorbent paper can produce fantastic results if you let it dry, then wash vivid color over the area.
|Can you see the fish shapes?|
Wax resist is another simple, easy method: In the butterfly example below, I used waxed paper. The tutorial is here.
|I adore these colors!|
|I used a fabric resist material here.|
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