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Kelly Lee
The best DIY projects & DIY ideas and tutorials: sewing, paper craft, DIY. Beauty Tip / DIY Face Masks 2017 / 2018 Rubbing alcohol is a great solvent for colored pencils. It breaks down the wax binder in most colored pencils and Zentangle, Blending Colored Pencils, Drawings With Colored Pencils, Color Pencil Drawings, Colored Pencil Techniques, Drawing With Pencil, Colored Pencil Lessons, Colored Pencil Tutorial, Color Blending

How to Blend Colored Pencil Drawings with Rubbing Alcohol -

By Carrie Lewis in Art Tutorials > Drawing Tips Rubbing alcohol is a great solvent for colored pencils. It breaks down the wax binder in most colored pencils and allows the pigments to blend more like paint. It’s also wonderful for restoring the paper’s tooth. When compared to other available solvents, it’s much less toxic and much more accessible. I use rubbing alcohol in three main ways:Quick announcement - EmptyEasel has created a quicker, easier way for artists to have their own …

>If you would like to paint glass, whether it’s glassware, a window, a vase or a jar there are a few things to know & ask yourself before you paint it. bottle crafts 3 Ways to Hand-Paint Glass - Painted Furniture Ideas Glass Bottle Crafts, Wine Bottle Art, Beer Bottle, Crafts With Bottles, Vodka Bottle, Diy Bottle, Ideias Diy, Painted Wine Glasses, Painting On Wine Glasses

How to Paint Glass

If you would like to paint glass, whether it’s glassware, a window, a vase or a jar there are a few things to know & ask yourself before you start. http://paint…

The painted prism: 5 watercolor techniques for trees easy watercolor, watercolor projects, watercolour Watercolor Tips, Watercolour Tutorials, Watercolor Techniques, Watercolor Landscape, Watercolour Painting, Painting Techniques, Painting & Drawing, Watercolors, Watercolor Pencils


There are almost as many ways to paint trees, as there are artists to paint them. Here are 5 different tree studies, with a vari...

How to Paint Trees in Watercolor - Susie Short Free Watercolor Tips - Aquarell Watercolor Tips, Watercolour Tutorials, Watercolor Techniques, Painting Techniques, Watercolor Paintings, Watercolors, Bird Paintings, Indian Paintings, Watercolor Portraits

How to Paint Trees in Watercolor

Susie's watercolor tip on painting trees in watercolor by blotting highlights with a paper towel

Playing with Art Materials: watercolor techniques for kids. I love watercolor because it's beautiful and because it's QUICK--perfect for impatient painters. Is there anybody more impatient than kids? Kids Crafts, Craft Activities For Kids, Projects For Kids, Art Projects, Painting & Drawing, Watercolor Techniques, Watercolor Projects, Paint Techniques, Ecole Art

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Geometry on the Pavement

These designs are called "kolam" in Tamil. It is the custom in Tamil Nadu for the head female of the household to sweep in front of the house at the start of the day and create one of these beautiful, intricate patterns. The patterns have some basic rules of construction, but they vary greatly between households and from day to day. They are intended as a self-reflective exercise for the woman - the pattern will reflect her mood and internal feeling on that day. This is the start of…

Homemade natural watercolors made from real flowers - This experiment is amazing! Cool science experiment during an art week? Preschool Science, Science For Kids, Art For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Science Ideas, Nature Activities, Craft Activities, Science Projects, Science Experiments

Natural Watercolor Paint from Fresh Flowers

Homemade Watercolors from Fresh Flowers Today is the final post of Science Fun for Kids week! On Monday we studied weather , on ...

Indian Inlay Stenciled Table Table stenciled to look like bone inlay.this is a great way to get the look without spending a ton of money! Furniture Projects, Furniture Makeover, Diy Furniture, Diy Projects, Indian Furniture, Deco Table, A Table, Wood Table, Stenciled Table

Indian Inlay Stenciled Table

Bone inlayed furniture is really popular right now...not with people like us, cause we're cheap, but with people that have money to throw around. The first dresser (the little black one) has a price tag of....hold onto your britches....$2,999! Holy

Vibrant homemade liquid watercolour paint from dried out markers. vibrant homemade liquid watercolor paint for kids from happy hooligans Happy Hooligans, Preschool Art, Craft Activities For Kids, Science Activities, Craft Ideas, Liquid Watercolor, Watercolour Painting, Painting For Kids, Diy Painting

Vibrant Homemade Liquid Watercolours From Dried Out Markers

Don't throw out your dried up markers! Turn them into homemade liquid watercolours for your kids to paint with! They're vibrant, safe, and easy to make!

7 Mistakes to Avoid When You Paint Miniatures or Models: Two fine liner brushes on the right, a and a from different companies, with a shorter 'spotter' paintbrush on the left for comparison. The coin edge is from a quarter for scale. Painting Tips, Figure Painting, Painting Techniques, Airbrush Painting, Painting Tutorials, Tips And Tricks, Dollhouse Tutorials, Miniature Tutorials, Dollhouse Supplies

Acrylic Paint Tips for Miniatures and Models

Acrylic paints are a popular choice to use for painting miniatures, but they are not always the right choice, and in some cases, oil paint is better.

THE SHEER STORIES: natural ink - made using flower petals . my daughters used to love to make concoctions like these Tinta Natural, Paper Crafts, Diy Crafts, Kitchen Witch, Tampons, Nature Paintings, Nature Crafts, Book Of Shadows, Flower Petals

natural ink - made using flower petals

Hello! Today I'd like to share another experiment I carried out, making natural ink! I've read about natural dyeing in an old book about pr...

Painting tips: How To Clean a Dry and Crusted Paintbrush Easily with Vinegar Diy Cleaning Products, Cleaning Solutions, Cleaning Hacks, Cleaning Vinegar, Do It Yourself Baby, Do It Yourself Furniture, Tips & Tricks, Paint Stain, Chalk Paint

Top 10 Posts of 2013

My top 10 posts of the year all in one post ~ everything from homemaking tips, recipes and crafts to gardening.

crack paint by laying on a thick layer of paint, then blow dry to cook the surface till it cracks. add tinted wax to highlight cracks. try on sample board first. Modern Country Style: How to crackle your Annie Sloan paint AND make coloured waxes. Crackle Painting, Diy Painting, Chalk Paint Tutorial, Cracked Paint, Modern Country Style, Do It Yourself Furniture, Chalk Paint Projects, Paint Stain, Paint Finishes

How to crackle your Annie Sloan paint AND make coloured waxes......

Hey gorgeous, Are you gearing yourself up for the Paint, Please link party NEXT Friday? I want to see how paint has transformed you...

DIY: How to Paint Wood Floors with Annie Sloan& Chalk Paint - tutorial sho. Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Floor, Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Tutorial, Annie Sloan Paints, Painted Wood Floors, Painted Furniture, Hardwood Floors, Concrete Furniture, Kid Furniture, Wood Flooring

Annie Sloan's Chalk Painted Floor

Our contract on our house ran out a week ago, and we've decided to just let it rest for awhile. With the house not being for sale I though...