How to Add Vintage Appeal to Your Piece With AA's Paints

Pretty cracks in your photos are easy with this freezer crackle method and Art Anthology paints provide that perfect vintage color and texture to your creations

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How to Add Vintage Appeal to Your Piece With AA's Paints
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I had an old tag that I started awhile back and decided to cover it with crunched up kraft glassine paper adhered down using 3D Mat Gel in strips.

I had an old tag that I started awhile back and decided to cover it with crunched up kraft glassine paper adhered down using 3D Mat Gel in strips.

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For the freezer crack method.... Take your photo and apply 1 coat at a time of UTEE. Cover at least 3 times, this effect works best with a thick coat of embossing application.

For the freezer crack method.... Take your photo and apply 1 coat at a time of UTEE. Cover at least 3 times, this effect works best with a thick coat of embossing application.

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I mixed my two AA paints with craft sand until very thick and ran through my stencil randomly. Allow to dry.

I mixed my two AA paints with craft sand until very thick and ran through my stencil randomly. Allow to dry.

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Usng your Chocolate, very lightly with a sponge run over the top of the high parts of your glassine paper and allow to dry. Gives it a leather appearance.

Usng your Chocolate, very lightly with a sponge run over the top of the high parts of your glassine paper and allow to dry. Gives it a leather appearance.

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Using your hot glue gun make drops around the edge of your tag for rivets and then top with Kenyan Copper mixed with craft sand, spritz with a dab of water to allow to run like rust.

Using your hot glue gun make drops around the edge of your tag for rivets and then top with Kenyan Copper mixed with craft sand, spritz with a dab of water to allow to run like rust.

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Here is after the photo has been removed from the freezer and cracked !

Here is after the photo has been removed from the freezer and cracked !

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Gather your title and spray with homemade tea allow to dry. , Add your Kenyan Copper/Chocolate/Sand mixture to your frame. Highlight with Silver to give appearance of metal.

Gather your title and spray with homemade tea allow to dry. , Add your Kenyan Copper/Chocolate/Sand mixture to your frame. Highlight with Silver to give appearance of metal.

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Add your chipboard pieces to your creation.

Add your chipboard pieces to your creation.

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Hope you have enjoyed the tutorial and it provided new inspiration for your creative journey.

Hope you have enjoyed the tutorial and it provided new inspiration for your creative journey.

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Products listed in the supplies with * are Art Anthology products and can be purchased here : https://www.artanthology.net/

Products listed in the supplies with * are Art Anthology products and can be purchased here : www.artanthology.net/

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