Friday, July 31, 2015

Courage...


Hi all, been painting in my Moleskine art journal. Today I went blue yep grabbed all the shades of blue and went tiling. Using the mini tile stencil. I first painted three quarters of the page in DecoArt Americana Blue Mist then I did the stenciling in Turquoise blue and Ocean Blue. Just by moving the stencil around it gave it a kind of as my hubby said a Sci fi look.  I just used all the blues on the left side in stripes and added some white. Then I got a credit card and made lines with the Black and White DecoArt Media Gesso. Rubbing the card to the side and pulling the paint to smear it. I added the quote. Courage is found from daring to begin. I think I need to make a bigger one of these so don't be surprised in the future, if you see it on a canvas. 

Popping this over at Paint Party Friday and at 
Balzer Design's Art Journal Every Day.

Have a great day 
Sandy :)

15 comments:

  1. this reminds me of jet planes flying in the air. We have the Blue Angels in town this week end. very cool picture.

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  2. Beautiful journal pages! Happy PPF, Valerie

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  3. Beautifully made pages. Cool atmosphere.
    Happy PPF xx

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  4. This is really lovely - it makes me think of crisp clear frosty mornings for some reason!

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  5. Fab, love your page. Happy PPF

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  6. Fabulous textures on this page! Fab!
    oxo
    Susi

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  7. Wow! Your stripes give it such depth. Beautifully done! Happy PPF

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  8. This looks great with the the different blues, I see a beautiful skyscape. Yes, it would look good painted on a large canvas, I agree.

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  9. Love the different blues. This is so pretty. Thanks for visiting my blog. Have a happy weekend.

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  10. I love blues Sandy so you had me at hello really
    A beautiful journal page ;D
    Happy PPF to you

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  11. Beautiful work... I keep wanting to turn it the other way, it looks like a sideways beach and sky scene with boats....hubby is right about the sci fi thing... Terrific job...love how this painting makes me question things...

    Hugs Giggles

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  12. wonderful journal pages
    a bit like a landscape for me

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