Cold November rain… | Words&Paintery

Mid-November brings new challenge at Words & Paintery – this time we have a quote from Guns’N Roses ‘November Rain’ and some pastel pinks.

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I straight away came with the idea of a very understated art journal page.

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To build up the background textures, I layered newspaper strips and painted over with white gesso. I added geometrical stencil on the edges and in the centre of the double-spread. Once everything dried, I used pink watercolours to add some ‘tears’.

The quote on the page is another line from the song…

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I hope to see you at Words & Paintery!