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Mixed Media Revolution by Sandra Duran Wilson, Darlene Olivia McElroy

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All Cracked Up

Crackle textures are so cool—you get both depth and color variations. Each of the many different types of crackle mediums has its quirks. You pretty much just have to put them directly onto a rigid surface and wait to see what happens. But what if you want to have a bit more control over the texture, color or shape? Read on.

TECHNIQUE ONE: Cut Up

Step 1

Pull out your handy clear polypropylene plastic and spread some white glue onto it.

Step 2

Take your acrylic paint of choice and, using a brush, float it on top of the wet glue. ...

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