vinegar & oil bottles
by Donna Dewberry
Vinegar & Oil Bottles
By Donna Dewberry
Vinegar and Oil Glass (Available at WalMart and Target Stores)
FolkArt Enamel Colors
-4001 Wicker White
-4030 Dioxazine Purple
-4029 Violet Pansy
FolkArt One Stroke Enamel Brushes - Set 4150
#12 Flat Brush
Clean surface with alcohol and allow to dry. Trace or draw pattern on project if desired.
(Refer to color worksheet throughout)
Vinegar –“Herbs” Bottle
Double load #12 flat brush with Violet Pansy and Wicker White. Leading with the Violet Pansy on the chisel edge paint the flowers.
Double load the #12 flat brush with Periwinkle and Wicker White. With the white to outer side paint the flowers.
Double load the #12 flat brush with Thicket and Sunflower. Lead with Sunflower and Paint stems. With same colors and brush paint the onestroke leaves.
Dot centers of blue flowers with handle of script liner dipped in Sunflower.
Load script liner with Licorice and paint the word,” Herbs”
Oil – “Thistle” Bottle
Load script liner with Wicker White and pick up a small amount of Dioxazine Purple. Paint first layer of Thistle. Pick up more purple and paint another layer. Pick up white and add another layer. Continue pattern until desired thickness. (This can also be painted by double loading #12 flat brush with Dioxazine Purple and Wicker White. Alternating lead colors.)
Double load #12 flat brush with Thicket and Sunflower. Working from the bottom of the thistle downwards, paint base of each thistle.
Double load #12 flat brush with Thicket and Sunflower. Paint leaves and add stems.
Load script liner with Licorice and write the word, “Thistle”
Allow to cure 21 days or bake. Bake: Air dry for 1 hour. Place in cool oven, heat to 350 degrees. Bake 30 minutes. Cool in oven, remove.