how to paint a poppy in acrylics on an old book page you with an antique book nice idea for painted book page art a negative of the usual exles where the print serves as the background you premium this is a print of one original ilration that was painted with acrylic paint ink and marker on a vine book page by annette mangseth original acrylic painting old book page art rabbit by faerysayles 4 00 painting on book pages beginners for art journal gel pen ink acrylic paint and marker drawing on a vine book page from 1892 art vine books markers and acrylics using old book pages as the canvas for your artwork is a favorite blue poppies watercolor painting on recycled book page on etsy 22 00 i went even more crazy and made a whole bunch of these bird tree ornaments out of sheet notice how it matches my book cover then i took my stash of inspirational pages and glued them onto the half inch tabs while others i attached with my favourite washi tapes step by step instructions book art is big these days but you poppy flowers painting with kids for a couple years i used the white canvas during the autumn in my decor i was marinating what i wanted to do with the blank slate art fun poppies for the preparation below i added watered down blue acrylic paint to gesso and then painted it onto my prepared book page and mat board poppies dripping onto an old book page by lisa wright old book pagesold pumpkins painted in watercolor on gesso on old book pages and splattered with acrylic paint use a sponge and add some black acrylic to the one corner that had no tape pretty poppy page 1 gouache paint painting book pages how to paint poppies for kids watercolor painting on book pages totally awesome first i put some dots of green acrylic paint along the bottom edges of the pages spritzed with some water then held the book up to allow the green to drip beatles yellow submarine and hokusai s great wave on 1860 s antique page once the pages were dry i flattened them with heavy books i also tore the edges so there wasn t a flat edge i wanted them to look old take a k at a few doodles in my recycled book journal folk art birds are appearing out of the layers of colourful paint on this first page my journal is a big book of inspiration that i can take out and look through when i want to relax and the good thing is i can keep adding pages to turn on 1 ordering for this browser gesso on old book pages for watercolor journal art myflowerjournal st therese e book page art print vine book page saint therese of lisieux ready to hang canvas gallery wrap when your drywalled poppy is dry paint with red acrylic we used 2 diffe reds mixed a paper bag junk journal tutorial skull of a skeleton with burning cigarette vincent van gogh book page art print post impressionism famous painting famous painter i take it back art journal page by gwen lafleur collage stenciling acrylic paint mark making take some black acrylic paint maybe the leftover paint from the o keeffe poppy water it down a bit and give your book page a wash how to make stars poppies art journaling using art anthology i gave the kids 2 small pieces from a newspaper or phone book they glued them randomly to our next inchie with the leftover paint with a large brush paint the mixture onto the book pages again the pages are wet and very fragile funny how when life happens and i get stressed i just want to splatter and play with abandon the best therapy one can have besides some really special maybe that sheet of plywood kicking around the garage is the perfect size or you could just go to an art supply and a blank canvas this painting was inspired by what i read in a book about adding white gouache to your painting it was quickly done playful and colorful so there you have it pretty easy it s fun to mesh two diffe hobbies obsessions together art poppy love an art journal page by paivi eerola from peony and parakeet