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#21 Rebekah Krieger

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Posted 26 September 2014 - 07:43 AM

If we are getting into leaves or paper cutouts this might be fun to try with a paper doily as well... Hmm you got my mind going.
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Posted 26 September 2014 - 07:43 AM

If we are getting into leaves or paper cutouts this might be fun to try with a paper doily as well... Hmm you got my mind going.
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Posted 30 September 2014 - 01:40 PM

try a long tray with a row of dancing long dress ladies across it.  cut the ladies hand to hand and foot to foot the way you fold paper and cut out sailors in a row.  sponge or brush or spray a background color, decorate each lady's dress differently and spray the final clear over it all.


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#24 Aodenkou

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Posted 20 November 2014 - 07:13 PM

John Britt's new book on mid range glazes has a way to do this (p.90) abriviated directions.....bisque ware, as second coat is just about dry place leaf, dry, re-bisque, when cool rub mixture 50/50 of EPK and titanium dioxide, rinse, glaze Fire.

A ton of info in this book, I plan on testing a number of the glazes presented, this looks like one of thos books that everyone will eventually have......well worth the money.

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Posted 25 November 2014 - 01:43 PM

If you're looking for larger leaves with strong vein lines acanthis or hydrangea would work well.


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Posted 26 November 2014 - 07:36 AM

I came across this image on the net recently, it's a totally different technique but it might be something someone wants to play with.

 

All I can tell you of the technique is what accompanied the pic, " Using a photo resist, the images on the bottles are sandblasted to create a contrasting effect and texture"

 

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