Intermediate | 18 min
Taught by Courtney Cerruti
Learn how to turn simple blocks of wood, photocopies and beeswax into personal works of art. With their lived-in patina, these storyblocks offer endless options to personalize. Courtney will teach you specific techniques, along with how to best select images, and tips for composition and decoration.

What you will learn:
— Choosing images for collage
— How to compose your block
— How to work with beeswax
— Embellishing and finishing techniques

Chapters
Introduction
00:13
The Project
00:56
01:56
01:28
02:28
02:43
Finishing Touches
05:54
02:33
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
Tools:
  • pot or crock pot to melt wax
  • wax brush
  • paint brush
  • scissors
Materials:
  • black and white laser photocopies
  • beeswax
  • decorative tape such as washi or artists tape
  • wooden block
  • acrylic paints
Discussion
Notes
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