How to Create a Mixed Media Wall Hanging

Today I'm going to share how I created this mixed media wall hanging.

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How to Create a Mixed Media Wall Hanging
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Here are all the paints that you will need. I've used them as they are but also mixed them together and thickened some with Gesso for texture.

Here are all the paints that you will need. I've used them as they are but also mixed them together and thickened some with Gesso for texture.

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I painted my canvas board with Velvet dimensional paint in Teal. I like to use my brayer and a brush to get a bit of texture.

I painted my canvas board with Velvet dimensional paint in Teal. I like to use my brayer and a brush to get a bit of texture.

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I used the swirl stencil and Stucco to add loads of texture to the top of my board.

I used the swirl stencil and Stucco to add loads of texture to the top of my board.

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Using a combination of all the colours, start to paint onto the Stucco.

Using a combination of all the colours, start to paint onto the Stucco.

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As you can see from this image I added some micro beads, and doodling over the dried paint. I then went on to stamp my people onto scrapbook paper. Using all the paints I added colour and features.

As you can see from this image I added some micro beads, and doodling over the dried paint. I then went on to stamp my people onto scrapbook paper. Using all the paints I added colour and features.

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I thinned my paints down with water to shade the images. I also added some doodling with my journalling pens.

I thinned my paints down with water to shade the images. I also added some doodling with my journalling pens.

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I painted my chipboard fence with Stone effects dimensional medium in Brick. Using a script stamp and black ink, I added some interest. I printed the banner from the Internet.

I painted my chipboard fence with Stone effects dimensional medium in Brick. Using a script stamp and black ink, I added some interest. I printed the banner from the Internet.

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Sorry for the poor photo quality on this one! Using my alphabet stamp I created my title. I don't have a steady hand so it turned out a bit wonky which I like :-).

Sorry for the poor photo quality on this one! Using my alphabet stamp I created my title. I don't have a steady hand so it turned out a bit wonky which I like :-).

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A better photo of the fence and one of my little people.

A better photo of the fence and one of my little people.

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I added glitter everywhere.

I added glitter everywhere.

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To finish it off I added chain around the edges. I used a hole punch and threaded through some jewellery wire and added some beading to create a psychedelic effect.

To finish it off I added chain around the edges. I used a hole punch and threaded through some jewellery wire and added some beading to create a psychedelic effect.

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My house isn't blessed with good light, so not a great photo but it gives you an idea of the hanging on the wall.

My house isn't blessed with good light, so not a great photo but it gives you an idea of the hanging on the wall.

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All done :-).

All done :-).

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