How to Create a Motivational Wood Plaque

by Relics & Artifacts

Ambassador Milagros C Rivera shows you how to create a mixed media assemblage using due cuts over wood


  • Relics and Artifacys woid panel
  • Relics abd artifacts hands
  • Seth Apter dies
  • Chipboard
  • TCW paints and gel mediums
  • Faber Castell white pen
  • Cat Kerr stamps
  • Finnabairs gold sparks paint
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Die cut Seth Apter die with chipboard to get dimension. Start playing with the Relics position

    Step 2

    This should have been step one lol!

    Step 3

    Possible project, I like it as well...

    Step 4

    Paint your background

    Step 5

    I added a lighter blue and it resulted in a perfect denim finish

    Step 6

    It's been mixed wet on wet

    Step 7

    Paint your die cuts

    Step 8

    Dry brush your relic using the same gold as the sun rays

    Step 9

    Add a bit of sparks paint as highlights

    Step 10

    Dry brush the wood as well with the gold

    Step 11

    Glue your chipboard pieces inside

    Step 12

    Add the stars and some highlights

    Step 13

    I'm liking the results!

    Step 14

    Denim finish up close

    Step 15

    Glue your Relics

    Step 16

    This gold thread is actually dried up paint that was clogging my lid...

    Step 17

    Stamp the hand and visit the Use to read about the inspiration behind the project