How to Mixed Media Sea Collage Wall Hanging G45 GypsySoul

by Ginny Nemchak

Create a beautiful ocean inspired wall hanging with Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts, Graphic 45, Petaloo and ColourArte.

Supplies

  • Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts-Ocean Creatures Large
  • Gypsy Soul Lser Cuts-Ocean Creatures Small
  • Gyspsy Soul Laser Cuts-Words & Phrases 1
  • Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts- Flourish Frame Sienna
  • Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts-Feathers Shape Set
  • Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts-Bamboo Shape Set
  • Graphic 45 Voyage Beneath the Sea-Chipboard 2
  • Graphic 45 Voyage Beneath the Sea
  • Graphic45 Voyage Beneath the SeaNeptune' Adventure
  • ColourArte Silks-Meridian Blue
  • ColourArte Silks-Playful Peony
  • ColourArte Silks-Midori Melon
  • ColourArte Radiant Rain Shimmering Mist-Peach Fuzz
  • ColourArte Radiant RainShimmeringMist-Spanish Moss
  • ColourArte Radiant Rain Color Concentrate-Nutmeg
  • ColourArte Radiant Rain ColorConcentrate-SolarGold
  • Ranger Distress Stickles-Dried Marigold
  • Ranger Distress Stickles-Frayed Burlap
  • Ranger Liquid Pearls-Dark Chocolatee
  • Petaloo Flowers
  • StazOn-Midnight Blue
  • StazOn-Orange Zest
  • Ranger Archival Ink-Black
  • Ranger Tim Holtz Stencil
  • Cheese Cloth
  • Faom Spacers
  • Hot Glue
  • Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts-Steampunk Lightbulb Set
  • Gyspy Soul Laser Cuts-Stars
  • Twine
  • G45-DIY Craft Paper-Curiosity Collage & Butterflie
  • 8x10 inch Chipboard Panel
  • Gesso
  • Mod Podge
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Cover chipboard panel with DIY Craft Paper-Curiosity Collage & Butterflies. Make sure to wrap around and secure in back to have nice finished edges. Coat with Mod Podge and allow to dry.

    Step 2

    Select a nice variety of Gypsy Soul Laser Cut Chippies.

    Step 3

    Give the chippies a base coat of Gesso and allow to dry.

    Step 4

    Give the covered chipboard panel a base coat of Midori Melon Silks Acrylic Glaze.

    Step 5

    Work a coat of Meridian Blue Silks Acrylic Glaze around outside of prepared panel.

    Step 6

    Add a layer of Midori Melon Silks Acrylic Glaze to the Bamboo chippies and Playful Peony Silks Acrylic Glaze to the octopus chippies. Allow to dry.

    Step 7

    Spray octopus chippies with Radiant Rain Simmering Mist Peach Fuzz. Allow to dry.

    Step 8

    Apply several coats of the Radiant Rain Color Concentrate in Nutmeg to the Flourish Frame and Radiant Rain Color Concentrate in Solar Gold to the stars.

    Step 9

    Using a stencil add pattern to prepared chipboard panel with Midnight Blue StazOn. Allow to dry.

    Step 10

    Add sparse layer of Dried Marigold Distress Stickles to prepared octopuses and allow to dry. Next add a layer of StazOn in Orange Zest.

    Step 11

    Add pattern to octopuses with a text stamp and Ranger Black Archival Ink.

    Step 12

    Secure Bamboo chippies to panel with hot glue.

    Step 13

    Add fussy cut fish image from Voyage Beneath the Sea using adhesive foam spacers.

    Step 14

    Secure mermaid image from G45 Voyage Beneath the Sea to prepared Flourish Frame and attach to panel with adhesive foam spacers.

    Step 15

    Curl sentiment box fussy cut from G45 Voyage Beneath the Sea Neptune's Adventure. Secure to focal image with hot glue.

    Step 16

    Slightly pull edges of cheesecloth to tatter and secure under Flourish Frame.

    Step 17

    Begin adding Petaloo Flowers and prepared Gypsy Soul Laser Cut Feather chippies.

    Step 18

    Secure octopuses with hot glue.

    Step 19

    Continue adding flowers.

    Step 20

    Tuck in some prepared Gypsy Soul Laser Cut Stars.

    Step 21

    More flowers please : )

    Step 22

    Add prepared Gypsy Soul Inspire Sentiment, G45 chipboard tag and twine bows.