Do you want to learn a cool technique today? Today I am going to be showing you how to use acrylic paint and saran wrap (plastic wrap) for a really neat background effect for your creations. We are going to use the background creation to create a birthday card. Whether you learn better by video or a pictorial, we have both! Let’s get started!
Step 1: Gather Your Supplies
Here is a list of the supplies you will need to create this:
Paper for paint technique
Paper for sentiment
Twine or ribbon
Adhesive and foam squares
Paint and palette or plate
Sentiment for card
Step 2: Place Paint on Palette and Gather Wrap Into a Ball
Step 3: Pat Ball Into Paint Lightly
Step 4: Take Ball With Paint and Tap on Paper
Step 5: Clean the Paint Off of Your Work Area
Step 6: Gather Your Stamps, Sentiment Paper, Stamp Block and Ink Pad
Step 7: Peel Off Your Stamp, Ink Stamp and Stamp Your Sentiment
Step 8: Punch Out Sentiment
Step 9: Wrap Your Twine (or Ribbon) Around Your Tag
Step 10: *Time Saving Tip*
If you watched the video, you will see that I didn't like where the knot was for my tag sentiment. This is a quick tip on how to solve that problem so that you don’t rip your paper while trying to move your knot or bow to the place you wanted it to be for your project.
Step 11: Place 3-D Foam Squares on Sentiment Tag
Step 12: Adhere Paper With Paint Technique to Card Base
Step 13: Adhere Your Tag to Your Card
Step 14: Your FINISHED Result :)
Here is your finished result! Thank you for watching this tutorial and I hope you subscribe so that you are able to see my future tutorials as well :) Have a great day!