Tribal paintbrush – Joanne Bain – Off the Page

Joanne here today to share my altered paintbrush. I have been really enjoying creating OTP projects lately and seeing that rust is a big thing at the moment I thought I would created a rusted paintbrush. I wanted it to be quiet dimensional and decided to go with a pirate type theme for this.
‘Tribal Paintbrush’
For the main feature of the background I cut the Dusty Swirly Frame in half. I think it gives it a tribal type of feel.

I also cut apart the Dusty Indian Arrow #2 and used the arrow feather as the backing of my skull. I kind of reminds me of flames. I also used the hanging feathers from the arrow. For these I wet and pulled apart again for added interest.
I added a sprinkling of the Dusty Mini Butterflies…they are so cute! I also layered up a few of the Dusty cogs, I love these they feature a lot in my projects.

The skull was a piece of dress jewelry bought from the markets, once again with a purpose in mind.
Dusty Attic
Materials List
DA0893 Mini Butterflies #2
DA0051 Cogs #1
DA0689 Mini Cogs
DA1370 Indian Arrow #2
DA1468 Swirly Frame
Other – Prima Finnabair Rust Paste, Black Gesso, Paintbrush & Skull.
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One thought on “Tribal paintbrush – Joanne Bain – Off the Page

  1. Wow! This is AMAZING!

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