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Zen Colouring in Books

My second post in this series uses the same colouring book, in fact the same sheet!  Have a look at my previous post to see the details.  This time however, I have used gilding waxes:


If you would like to get the gilding waxes, we have a number of colours, which you will find by following this link: Cosmic Shimmer Gilding Wax

Before colouring the flowers I coloured the background. I sponged the ink on the paper, and then flicked water onto it, to add extra detail.  The inks (which I seem to be using a lot of late) are


I added a little blending soloution to my gilding wax, and mixed it with a paint brush.  This will allow you to use the gilding wax as a paint.  They dry with a brilliant sheen.  

I cut one of the flowers from the excess paper, and decided how to decoupage it onto the first flower.  Take photo's to decide how to place it: 



I then simply matted it onto black card, and finished with a little black glitter glue:


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