Sunday, 26 August 2018

Adventures in Paint Pouring

For the longest time I have wanted to try Acrylic Paint Pouring.  I have been watching youtube tutorials for months, but not been brave enough to take the plunge.

Well today I finally stopped procrastinating and got my paint on.

I just did what is called a basic flip cup pour, where you layer the paints in a cup and then flip it onto the canvas.

The only thing I added to the paint was Decoarts Pouring Medium.  I have read and seen loads of info on adding silicon to get cells (which is the little lace like holes that appear), but I thought I would keep it simple for a first go and yay I do have some cells.



I used 4 colours in my pour all cheap acrylic paints from Hobbycraft.

Dark Green
Bahama Blue
Pearl White
Lime Green

I can see this being very addictive, it is so much fun, waiting to see what appears as you turn and lean the canvas, I think this looks a little under the Ocean like.

Challenges Entered:-

Mix it up  ATG
The Creative Studio - Go Green
International Art & Soul - Marine/Ocean/sea

10 comments:

  1. Oh WOW Julie, I saw this on FB a few days ago and fell in love with your creation and am so happy to see it here again in our challenge. I need to stop procrastinating too as I so want to try this acrylic pouring, have the paints and the canvas just need to get the pouring medium :) :) :) Thank you so much for joining us this fortnight at International Art & Soul. Hugs Jane xxxxx

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  2. Thanks so much for entering the Mix It Up Challenge Blog's "Anything Goes + Acrylic Block Stamping" challenge with your amazing entry! We hope to see you again for our new September challenge! ;)
    Hugs,
    Leslie, MIUCB DT
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    Love To Scrap!

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  3. Love all those lush swirls of color! Thanks for joining us at CCB!

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  4. Lots of green! Thanks for joining us at Canvas Corp.

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  5. It really does look like an underwater scene-so pretty! Thanks for joining us at Canvas Corp Brands!

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  6. Your Paint pouring result is fabulous! Thanks for playing along with Canvas Corp Brand green challenge!

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  7. Fantastic! Thanks for join us from Canvas Corp Brands!

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  8. Lovely! Thanks for join us at Canvas Corp Brands!

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  9. This turned out so pretty! I've been wanting to try this too, so maybe I should go for it!! Thanks for joining us for the August Go Green challenge at Canvas Corp Brands!

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  10. I really like your new decorative designs! it's beautiful so much and good idea on site.

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