I created this house over a week ago and have only just remembered to blog about it now! It started out as a wooden shape that I bought with the intention of altering.
Initially I glued little mosaic tiles all over it but when the glue was dry I decided I didn’t like how it looked. So I painted over the top of it with black gesso and then heated the gesso to make it bubble up and create a texture.
Above is a picture of what it looked like at this point. Next I got some gold acrylic paint and using my fingertips I added highlights on the tiles and wood till I liked how it looked. Below is the finished product: