Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Painting techniques day 16

Plastic Wrap and salt

I have used this technique only with paper in the past so this was a real experiment.


I covered it with plastic wrap.





Salt
This technique is nothing new but must be included none the less. This is a piece of heavily misted cloth with brown and black paint. I sprinkled salt on it and let it dry.


 The salt particles attracted the paint leaving small dots.


This is something I usually do for a first layer when making some art cloth.



3 comments:

  1. Very nice, the technique with the plastic wrap. I used it on paper too, but will surely try it out on fabric one day. And the salt gives always nice results.Thank you for sharing!

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  2. Love the results. thanks for sharing. what is old and tried and true is new for some!

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  3. I like the results. I have used salt on silk but not used the plastic wrap with fabric before. What fabric are you using?

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