Mixed Media Vintage Journal Pages

Mixed Media Vintage Journal Pages

Posted by DecoArt on May 18th 2020

With all these lockdowns going on, many artists have been so generous with their time, offering free tutorials and instructional videos all over social media. I have been soaking up the creativity and learning so many new things, including new and different ways to make little books and journals.


    • palette knife
    • vintage paper
    • masking tape
    • •pencil
    • sticker phrases
    • water soluble charcoal pencil
    • Pastels (hard and soft)


    1. [[Follow Project Creation Here|https://youtu.be/jcz4-s9_iZw]]
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Laura Dame says, "When painting abstract flowers, I prefer using DecoArt Media® Fluid Acrylics ™ because the paints are so concentrated with pigment, and can very easily be made thinner or thicker depending on my needs. A little goes a long way! DecoArt Media® Gesso™ is my favorite to use for projects like this."
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Laura Dame says, "When I am using vintage papers, I never want to cover the whole page up, so I love using a palette knife to spread my gesso. The DecoArt Media® Gesso™ comes in a jar that is perfect for palette knife painting, plus the ground is just what I am looking for when using fluid acrylics. "
    6. Instruction #3