I'm making some progress in filling up the pages in my altered book.I'm keeping with the vintage look throughout the book and am maintaining some continuity by using the Prima flourish stencil. Thank goodness the stencil has so many interesting elements to work with.
I used some glossy gel medium and some colored mist to create my own dimensional paint on the stencil.
Here's a close up of a flower that was salvaged from a mixed media project gone wrong. Its worked out well for this page. The colors of plum don't show up too well on these pictures, but the color is richly saturated on the original pages.
Here's what the two pages side by side look like.
A view of the journal page:
Thanks for stopping by to check on the progress and keep your fingers crossed for me that I will be able to create four more pages to complete this book.