How to Alter a Chipboard Heart

In this tutorial we use all possible left over embellishments to alter a bare chipboard heart

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How to Alter a Chipboard Heart
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Cover a bare 6*6'' chipboard heart with white gesso. Glue all possible embeliishments from your " junk box" over the heart with Gel Medium. Don't try to pick the " right" colors.

Cover a bare 6*6'' chipboard heart with white gesso. Glue all possible embeliishments from your " junk box" over the heart with Gel Medium. Don't try to pick the " right" colors.

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Add two layers of gesso to cover all glued pieces and the chipboard heart all together. Let it dry between the first and second gesso layer.

Add two layers of gesso to cover all glued pieces and the chipboard heart all together. Let it dry between the first and second gesso layer.

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3
Spray the whole piece with Art Anthology Barbie and Glorious Colorations sprays.

Spray the whole piece with Art Anthology Barbie and Glorious Colorations sprays.

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Color over the dry misted piece with Rhodolite Gemstones Art Anthology paint.

Color over the dry misted piece with Rhodolite Gemstones Art Anthology paint.

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Add a few drops of Vegas Gold Sorbet paint over the Rhodolite layer and let it dry.

Add a few drops of Vegas Gold Sorbet paint over the Rhodolite layer and let it dry.

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Spray the flowers branch with Colorations Valentine spray. (Sorry for the bad photo, too late to take the new one as everything is glued already).

Spray the flowers branch with Colorations Valentine spray. (Sorry for the bad photo, too late to take the new one as everything is glued already).

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Glue the colored flowers over the painted heart with Gel Medium.

Glue the colored flowers over the painted heart with Gel Medium.

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This is how it looks when totally dry.We still can see the word LOVE on the top, together with red flowers and a fabric butterfly.

This is how it looks when totally dry.We still can see the word LOVE on the top, together with red flowers and a fabric butterfly.

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Ad some close look at the misted flowers and the Love title. There is a lot of dimension and small bubbles added even more of this.

Ad some close look at the misted flowers and the Love title. There is a lot of dimension and small bubbles added even more of this.

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