First I applied a layer of gesso using a stencil.
After a light layer of paint, I sanded to reveal the pattern. There is also a layer of stamping. Embellishments include hydrangeas and birds - both the bride's favorites. I used burlap and twine which were also part of the wedding decor.
(I do apologize for the faint stripes in the photo. My printer was running out of ink)
Deco Arts Americana Paints.
Adding this to Anything But a Card Anything Goes Challenge.
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Fun Fact - The first boxes of Crayola Crayons were sold door to door for a nickel! (sotruefacts.com)