Power to Act – Art Journal

Art Journal Page using Chicago Stencil and Motifs Rubberstamps by Nathalie Kalbach.

“Hope gives us the power to act.” – Remaining hopeful on so many levels and trying to act as well :)

Detail of spray painted background - Stencil Chicago and Mini Motifs by Nat Kalbach

I used spray paint and my Chicago stencil over a colorful background to tone it down a bit. Then I stamped one of my Mini Motifs rubber stamps to give the pattern some more intricacy.

painted street scene in Jersey City

I used acrylic paint and posca markers to sketch the buildings and add my quote. I splattered a little white to unify everything.

Detail of street scene in McGinley Square in Jersey City

Here are some of the supplies I used:

Comments (2)

  • Sue Clarke


    I love the message and really like how the colors came out. The background screams London to me.


    • Nathalie Kalbach


      thank you Sue – oh that is so funny – I wonder what it is that screams London to you …mhhhh – maybe it reminds you of the underground???? fun!


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