Here is the other project I’ve been working on. I started with a plain white artboard.
Painted it grey.
Set my stencil up and….
Laid a coat of spackle mixed with white acrylic paint.
Oops. Out of order.
What my kitchen looks like when I craft. Dishes mixed with paint brushes and other supplies.
Time for paint.
Laid the other stencil over top of the bricks.
First layer of paint
Adding some highlights to branches and flowers
Lots of pretty colors
The highlights added a little more depth
Choosing proper placement for the butterfly
See the little graffiti in the corner? It’s originally a Banksy painting called Cat and Mouse (I believe).
There is gloss varnish on the branches and flowers.