Folk art acrylic colors
Folk art one stroke brushes
Sand stone Steps 1-Lightly sand the surface of the wooden plate and remove the dust. 2-Paint metalic pearl color in two coats.Let it dry. 3-How to paint pansies:Pansies are very easy to draw.
For double loading, dip one corner of the bristles in light color and then the other corner in dark color. The two colors should meet a little in the middle of the brush.Paint pansies and leaves with double loading colors.One stroke painting is a technique and anyone can learn. 4-Apply a coat of sealer. You may also like One stroke painting technique-wooden box One stroke painting and stencil technique- box One stroke projects_ on ceramic tray
Materials wooden mailbox acrylic paints(white or light colors,brown,green,red,metalic gold) sand paper glaze medium transfer medium picture to transfer(colored photocopies of images) wood grainer varnish(sealer) Steps 1-Prepare the surface of the wood.Sand and paint white or light coloured acrylic colour.Make sure the wood has been sanded smooth and all of the dust wiped off.Apply 2 times. and let dry. 2-How to transfer picture:Cut out colored photocopies of image to be trasferred. Apply transfer medium to the surface of the image.Let dry 30 minutes.Then apply medium again.Place image print-side down on the surface.Use finger gently push down the picture and push out thee wrinkles.Let dry overnight.Take a wet but not dripping washcloth and lay it across the back of the paper.Slowly and lightly begin pressing the washcloth around the paper until becomes more transparent.Start in the middle of the paper and peel off carefully.Work slowly and occasionally apply more water until another large layer of paper is gone.At this point as the image dries there is usually some bits of paper left leaving a sort of white haze.Start process of wetting and rubbing over again until the images is crisp and clear. 3-Wood graining technique:Apply brown acrylic base colour and let it dry.Apply a generous coat of glaze and don't worry about working quickly. The glaze dries slowly, so mistakes can be simply brushed out.Put a thick coat of a contrasting colour(red,green and yellow)of acrylic paint onto the surface. Quickly begin pulling the wood graining tool down through the wet paint,starting at the top and pulling completely down to the bottom.Keep repeating this step.Don't stop in the middle. Run the wood graining tool across the surface until the finish looks pleasing and let it dry. 4-Apply a coat of sealer for protection.
Materials: Wooden box sand stone stencil stencil brush Acrylic paints or enamels paints(folk art) Brushes_one stroke,flat no10-12,script liner Metalic acrylic paint(gold) Hi-shine glaze lacquer-like, high gloss finish
Steps: Steps 1-Prepare the surface the box.Lightly sand . Apply base coat acrylic paint.Let it dry.Sand again.Apply second coat metalic pearl white acrylic paint. 2-Paint metalic gold. 3-One stroke painting method is a decorative painting technique that concentrates on loading the brush two colors instead of light and dark.It is a technique and anyone can learn the paint. 4- Paint with double loaded colors and larger roses or buds first, and then fill with leaves. 5-Stencil:Press stencil firmly on the wood and use stencil brush to daub paint into stencil..Lift corner of stencil carefully,wait for first stencil to dry before repating technique. 6-Apply hi-shine glaze.
Materials wooden box Acrylic paints (folk art) Brushes_one stroke,flat no10-12,script liner Metalic acrylic paint(gold) sealer sand stone Steps 1-Prepare the surface of the wooden box.Lightly sand and remove the dust with a tack cloth or damp rag .Paint metalic pearl white and light blue acrylic paints in two coats.Apply light blue acrylic paint inside of the box.Let it dry. 2-Paint metalic gold. 3-One stroke painting method is a decorative painting technique that concentrates on loading the brush two colors instead of light and dark.It is a technique and anyone can learn the paint. 4- Paint with double loaded colors and larger roses or buds and pennies first, and then fill with leaves. 5-Apply a coat of sealer for protection .
Project for Christmas Gold leaf and decoupage plate(tray)
Wooden plate or tray
Color copies of whatever images you chosse to use
acrylic paints(metalic gold)
gold leaf adhesive
1-Sand the wooden plate.Apply base coat acrylic paint.Let it dry.Sand again.Apply second coat acrylic paint. 2-Cut out colored copies of images and decide how you want them placed on the plate.You can begin brush backside of the picture with decoupage glue or medium.Apply to the plate and smooth out any air bubbles.Brush with more glue on the top,Then let it dry. 3-Apply the gold-leaf adhesive whatever you want leaf to go.The adhesive will look milky when applied, but will dry clear and without visible brush strokes.Let the adhesive dry for about 10 minutes until tacky to the touch.Apply gold and silver leaf and brush the excess leaf from the surface.You can distress, decorate, or overpaint the leaf.
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