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Monday, June 26, 2017

{Mixed Media Tutorial} Missing Piece by MariLynn


Hi there MariLynn here with a tutorial on a mixed media canvas that I made for a friend of mine. 


She had 4 boys and thought that her life was complete, and then she and her husband were asked to consider adopting a little girl. So of course after 4 boys I needed to use lots of pink. I started by covering my mini canvas with  pink polka dotted designer paper.




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and white acrylic paint.



 I hand cut a heart and ran it through a puzzle die.



What this canvas needed most was a bright pink butterfly. I used

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The darker pinks are all the same color but for some reason they look different in the photo.


3 comments:

  1. how pretty, I bet she was thrilled with it

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  2. What a beautiful gift for your friend MariLynn- and what blessing Gabriella is to them. love the subtl textured background
    Blessings
    Maxine

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