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HEART CANDY DISH
By Donna Dewberry
SURFACE
Heart Shape Candy Dish
PALETTE
Folk-Art Acrylic Colors
901 Wicker White
434 Berry Wine
736 School Bus Yellow
462 Burnt Umber (AP)
463 Dioxazine Purple (AP)
BRUSHES
Folk-Art One Stroke Brushes
#8 Filbert Brush
# 2 Script Liner
SUPPLIES
Foam Plates
Paper Towels
773 Matte or 774 Satin Finish
PREPARATION
Clean surface with dry towel to remove excess dust. Trace or draw pattern on project.
PAINTING INSTRUCTIONS
(Refer to color worksheet throughout)
Double-load a #8 filbert brush with Wicker White and Burnt Umber. On chisel edge and leading with Wicker White, Paint vines.
Load a #8 filbert brush with Dioxazine Purple. Work in a good amount of Floating Medium and paint the five-petal flowers. Without washing brush, load with Berry Wine and continue to pick up Floating Medium. Paint other flowers and trailing flowers.
Wipe excess paint off with paper towel and load with Wicker White, working in Floating Medium. Paint the white flowers.
Wipe excess paint off with paper towel and load brush with Thicket, working in Floating Medium and paint the One Stroke leaves.
Load a #2 Script Liner with inky Thicket and add stems to leaves. Wipe script liner on paper towel and load with inky Burnt Umber. Add curlicues.
Load a #2 Script Liner with School Bus Yellow and dot centers of some flowers.
FINISHING
Allow project to dry. Following directions on can, spray with Matte or Satin Finish.