Pumpkin Spooks by Deb Antonick

  1. Prepare the wood surface with a coat of Gesso. Let dry. Sand lightly.
  2. Seal the Gesso with a thin coat of Matte Medium. Let dry.
  3. Load the stamp with Lamp Black, stamp the background. Let dry.
  4. Paint over the stamped image with watered down Cadmium Orange. Leave the skull white.
  5. Add shading and tints using the colours from the list provided.
  6. Emboss the skull with Detail white
  7. Emboss the spider and web with Aged Black.
  8. Cut out frames and stamp.
Print Project

Also uses these supplies:

Surface:  6 x 6 wooden artist panel
Chipboard – Large Spider Web, 5” Skull, Spider www.chipboard.ca
Paints and Mediums:
DecoArt Media Gesso
DecoArt Media Matte Medium
DecoArt Media Fluid Acrylics – Cadmium Orange, Vermilion, Diarylide Yellow, Quinacridone Gold, Burnt Umber, Quinacridone Violet, Green Gold, Cobalt Teal Hue, Prussian Blue, Hansa Yellow Medium
DecoArt Acrylics – Titanium White, Lamp Black
Small brayer, baby wipes, Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive, Glue dots.
Brushes: www.thebrushguys.com
Note – I use the point blenders to paint with like a marker, Loading with very little paint. I apply shading with the ⅜ angle shader.
 Dynasty IPC Small and Medium Point Blenders, Dynasty IPC Mop Brush, ⅜” Eye of the Tiger Angle shader, ¾” flat brush.
Die Cutting Machine
White and Black paper
Embossing Powders – Aged Black Embossing Enamel, Detail White


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