Thursday, May 29, 2014

Just Hanging Out - Scrap the Boys

There is something about messy grungy boy pages that I have fun creating. Maybe it's getting to make a mess that I like so much, I really don't know but I have always really enjoyed creating them and am usually more drawn to them in galleries too. So when I saw that Scrap the Boys had this grungy/messy challenge on their blog I just had to do it.
I started out with a solid piece of red cardstock and with a stencil I airbrushed with a black Copic marker to get the black dots in the background. Then with the same stencil I used some Gesso, slightly moved the stencil to smear the Gesso some as I didn't want it to be in a perfect dots like the Copic black dots. I then flicked some black and red color shine.  Inked up the edges, ripped it a little and did lots of distressing. Distressing can be soooo destressing sometimes!





This page was published in the Let's Get Inspired Issue 4 Magazine!

5 comments:

  1. ohhhh super fun and love love your grungey page!! Love all the background work in it!!!

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  2. This is gorgeous! LOVING the colors and the numbered background!!!!

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  3. Wow Love all the techniques in this layout. Love the bold red!! Thanks for playing along with STB's

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  4. This is an awesome masculine page!! I am loving it Nadine!!

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  5. Oh this page is awesome! Love the extra touches. I would love to see a tutorial on how you airbrushed! My copics are collecting dust

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