Painting Patterns with Watercolor



Playing with pattern is a simple way to create collage elements when you are stuck for what to make.  Create patterns using watercolor paints.  After they dry, tear or cut up into shapes to use as elements for your collages and journal pages.

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12 comments

Tina said...

Love this idea to use when the inspiration is just not flowing ... and yours are so pretty!

denthe said...

Great idea! Looks lovely ...

Ophelia Staton said...

Totally inspired by my visit here...as always!!!

Susan Carol said...

Love your patterns and what a good idea.

Jessica Sporn said...

great idea - beautiful patterns and colors!

Hannah at The Lemon Hive said...

If you make them really big pieces they can make great bunting :)

Marcia Beckett said...

Love the idea for a hunting, Hannah!

Marcia Beckett said...

Thanks Jessica!

Marcia Beckett said...

Thanks Susan! I love when people enjoy my art projects!

Marcia Beckett said...

Thanks Ophelia! It makes me happy to hear your comment!

Marcia Beckett said...

Thanks Denthe!

Marcia Beckett said...

Thanks Tina, I'd love to see yours if you try it!