It's time for another Stencil Test Drive featuring the Cascading Leaves Stencil and the amazing art of:
This is one of my "go to" stencils for a variety of effects. Stenciling tone-on-tone with it on a background adds interest to an art journal page without making it busy:
It's great for adding subtle texture. I used it on the roof of this canvas:
For this test drive, I used it with fluid acrylics and deli paper to create leaves (what a surprise!) for this piece:
I created this design almost entirely from painted deli paper! See the process in this video:
On another note, I am THRILLED to announce that in October 2014, I will be teaching 2 workshops for Art is You!
If you can't wait until October 2014 (and who can??), there are still some spots left at my classes this Sunday at the Ink Pad in NY, Manage Your Mediums:
and Be the Boss of Your Stencils:
Thank you for visiting! I read and treasure every comment and will answer any questions as quickly as I can.
Linking to Paint Party Friday.