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2017-05-03

Mixed-media binder by Ola Khomenok




Hello dears!

It's Ola here. Today I would like to show you how to create a binder from scratch, with sea themed Mixed Media cover.



First I cut 3 pieces of heavy weight chipboard:

2 pieces -  9.1/2"x8.1/2"
1 piece – 9.1/2"x2"

Then I connected all pieces with fabric adhesive tape, wrapped with thin cotton fabric and covered with fluid gesso. To create the texture, I made some waves on fabric, used pieces of lace, applied Stone Effect Pumice paste and added modeling paste through stencil.

I colored the cover surface using Lindy's mists, and embellishments with Art Alchemy Metallique and Sparks paints.

After the outer side of the cover was ready, I covered the inner side with 7 Dots Studio papers (Cotton Candy Dreams – Cloud Watching and Illumination – Tolerance), and attached the ring binder.

You welcome to watch the tutorial, again with my voice instructions. It's a little bit long video (28 minutes) and I'm sorry for this. But all steps seemed important to me, so I couldn't shorten more.

















My video tutorial:





Mixed Media Place supplies:

9 comments:

  1. Ola your work is absolutely amazing 💞🤗

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  2. Amazing project! Love the tutorial, tanks!

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  3. Very very beautiful Ola and thanks for sharing this video!

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  4. This is gorgeous! Love the colors and the little seahorse!

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  5. This binder is absolutely stunning! xx

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