Understanding Alcohol Ink – Lesson #10 Staining

Staining can be a good thing or it can be a bad thing. Learn all about staining, how to make a staining chart, and create a turtle with staining as a part of the painting.

The is the tenth in a series to help you understand why and how Alcohol Inks work. In this lesson we look at staining on Yupo Paper. See which inks stain and watch a demonstration how to use staining in a Turtle Painting

Questions and comments are always welcome.

Understanding Lesson #10 from Sheryl Williams on Vimeo.

If you are interested in trying the turtle, here is the Stained Turtle Material List and the Clipart used:






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Here are the prior lessons:

Lesson #1 The Role of the Alcohol

Lesson #2 Proportion Between Alcohol and Dye

Lesson #3 Push and Glide

Lesson #4 Dab with Pinatas

Lesson #5 Dab a Background with Pinata Inks

Lesson #6 Pouring, Applying and the Power of Blending Solution

Lesson #7 Textures Part 1 Cotton Balls,Credit Cards and Coffee Stirrers

Lesson #8 Textures Part 2 Toothbrush, Minimister, Felt and Stamping

Lesson #9 Textures Part 3 Fan, Wisp Brushes, Monoprints & Folded Yupo

September 23, 2017

2 responses on "Understanding Alcohol Ink - Lesson #10 Staining"

  1. Sheryl, What do you know about the ZIG ERASER PEN? Will it work better than the chameleon blender for lifting color? and does it work for all inks? I had never heard of the Zig Kuracolor Markers before.

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