How to Create Background for Mixed Media Canvas for Fairy

Today I am sharing how I created the background for my Mixed media Canvas using lots of Art Anthology Products! I hope I've inspired you to try out these Amazing products from Art Anthology!

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How to Create Background for Mixed Media Canvas for Fairy
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On a 12x12 Canvas I added scrap pieces from my stash and distressed the edges,  adhered with fabri-tac onto canvas.

On a 12x12 Canvas I added scrap pieces from my stash and distressed the edges, adhered with fabri-tac onto canvas.

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Next I added Acrylic White Gesso to the entire canvas with a generous amount of Gesso.

Next I added Acrylic White Gesso to the entire canvas with a generous amount of Gesso.

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I then sprayed Art Anthology's Patience Colorations ink spray and then used my heating tool to dry  in between spraying.  Next I sprayed Siesta Key Colorations and then heat dried it.

I then sprayed Art Anthology's Patience Colorations ink spray and then used my heating tool to dry in between spraying. Next I sprayed Siesta Key Colorations and then heat dried it.

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I grabbed Art Anthology's Pixie Sorbet and spread it around the edges of the papers using my spatula.

I grabbed Art Anthology's Pixie Sorbet and spread it around the edges of the papers using my spatula.

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I wanted to add another bright color so I sprayed Art Anthology's Grass Colorations.

I wanted to add another bright color so I sprayed Art Anthology's Grass Colorations.

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Next I applied Art Anthology's MUD texture paste using Such a Drip stencil.

Next I applied Art Anthology's MUD texture paste using Such a Drip stencil.

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I added Art Anthology's Black Leather Sorbet in random spots with my spatula.

I added Art Anthology's Black Leather Sorbet in random spots with my spatula.

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For some shine I added Art Anthology's Linen Sorbet!

For some shine I added Art Anthology's Linen Sorbet!

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I felt like the Black Leather was too dark so I went over it with Art Anthology's Pixie Sorbet.

I felt like the Black Leather was too dark so I went over it with Art Anthology's Pixie Sorbet.

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I started gathering embellishments that would coordinate with the background.

I started gathering embellishments that would coordinate with the background.

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Adhering more elements for texture!  I added microbeads and glitter.

Adhering more elements for texture! I added microbeads and glitter.

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For the last step I flicked some of Art Anthology's Patience and Siesta Key for some splatters.  That's it!

For the last step I flicked some of Art Anthology's Patience and Siesta Key for some splatters. That's it!

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