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Drawing in Black & White by Deborah Velasquez

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Exercise 26: CUT PAPER FUN

THIS COMPOSITION CREATES BEAUTIFUL DIAMOND STARS. WE START WITH CUT PAPER TO CREATE OUR PRIMARY SHAPE AND THEN ADD DECORATIVE DETAIL WITH MARKS AND LINE WORK.

MATERIALS

Newspaper or large craft paper

Scissors or craft knife

Black craft paper or heavy cardstock

Inexpensive flat brush for applying decoupage or gel medium

Decoupage or gel medium

Gray craft paper or heavy cardstock

White gel pen

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VARIATION

Add circle shapes to take the design even further!

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1. Cover your work space with newspaper or large craft paper. ...

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