REMEMBER...

LIFE IS A GARDEN; ENJOY THE STROLL.

March 7, 2015

FOR FAST RELIEF........

...don't go to your medicine cabinet.

Instead, run to your craft room, and grab these items!
  • a piece of cardboard
  • gesso
  • a wood, masonite or canvas panel
  • scissors/craft knife
  • glue
  • your favorite go-to painting supplies (acrylic paint, antiquing ink, tinted past wax, etc....)
Sketch a simple design onto a piece of cardboard, then cut it out.  Use your scissors to remove the excess cardboard surrounding your design; use the craft knife for attacking awkward angles and perfecting the shape.  Now, glue your design onto your panel.  Slap on a few coats of white gesso, do your thing with your favorite painting and antiquing method, and..........
©linda nelson 2015
©Linda Nelson 2015

Voila!

It ain't instant relief, but it's pretty darn close.

I've got one more relief remedy to share, so do stay tuned.  Didn't get to view the first relief tutorial?  Well then, click right here.

2 comments:

  1. I love your ideas! Anytime I see a new post, I go to it right away! Thanks for the inspiration....

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    1. Thanks, Brooke. I'll be posting another one on the same topic shortly. You and your daughter can interchange all the techniques for even more creativity.

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