Sometimes I feel like a nut, sometimes I don’t. Remember that jingle. Boy, I felt like a nut doing this Book of Backgrounds page. Had an idea, didn’t work, changed my mind and in the end.. LOVED how it turned out.


Supplies Used

Substrate:  140lb Watercolour Paper


  • DecoArt Media White Gesso – DMM18
  • DecoArt Traditions Acrylics:
    • Burnt Sienna – DAT44
    • Burnt Umber – DAT46
    • Hansa Yellow Light – DAT15
    • Perinone Orange – DAT08
    • Permanent Alizarin Crimson – DAT51
    • Phthalo Blue – DAT24
    • Titanium White – DAT35


  • paper towels/baby wipes
  • water bottle
  • palette paper
  • flat brushes
  • spider web fabric trim