I sponged the owl onto the card with thinned gold metallic acrylics. This is a little Long-Eared Owl, by the way — I designed it after one I saw when I lived in South Dakota. So cute! I’m a bit of a bird nerd.
I layered details around the stenciled image using watercolors with a waterbrush, and then gel pens on top of that — just having some whimsical fun with it.
Stencil I used for this project:
Until next time…