EXPLORE DESIGN WITHOUT RULES USING TORN PAPER. THIS TACTILE AND PLAYFUL EXERCISE HAS LIMITLESS DESIGN APPLICATIONS AND POSSIBILITIES. TORN STRIPS OF PAPER FILL A PAGE WITH ROUGH AND JAGGED EDGES, GIVING A PAINTERLY, ABSTRACT EFFECT.
Newspaper or large craft paper
Black and white lightweight paper or cardstock for tearing, 10" × 8" (25.4 × 20.3 cm)
Gray heavy cardstock for background, 10" × 8" (25.4 × 20.3 cm)
Inexpensive flat brush for applying decoupage or gel medium
Decoupage or gel medium
1. Cover your work space with newspaper or large craft paper.
2. Tear strips along the 10" (25.4 cm) side of the ...