Mixed Media Art Journal Spread with Tina Stepanova

Hi gang! It’s Tina here today to share with you a new art journal spread made with Lindy’s Sprays.


I started by applying a thin layer of clear gesso on the pages. And after it dried I added white gesso too.


Then I glued some die cuts to create a composition for the future spread.


I added texture by applying white crackle paint randomly on the die cuts.


And then the magic began! I used Starburst sprays Black Orchid Silver and Sassy Sapphire  with a water-brush to create this colorful background.
After, I made small splashes of Blazing BlackBlack Orchid Silver and Sassy Sapphire sprays using a tiny brush.


I also like to add some stamps with black archival ink to highlight the colors of the background.


Then I glued paper tags over black thread and added texture with black mica flakes and glass beads. Here is a finished art journal spread.


And some close-ups.



I also prepared a step-by-step video so you can see how it all came together!  You can watch it below or on Lindy’s Stamp Gang Youtube Channel.


Lindy’s Products

Other Products

  • Clear, white and black gesso
  • 7 Dots Studio tags and word stickers
  • Background stamps
  • Black mica flakes and glass beads


Thanks for stopping by!


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