Society of Decorative Painters

2014

Experience the world of the Society of Decorative painters with this free download of 6 projects, plus how-to-start information, and membership incentives. Projects are complete with pattern, supply list and step-by-step instructions.

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A C R Y L I C DECORATIVEPAINTERS.ORG Hauser Medium Green Indian Turquoise Lamp Black Purple Cow Snow White Spa Blue Spice Pink Tangelo Orange True Ochre Warm White Wasabi Green Wedgwood Blue Painter's Checklist S U R FA C E The footed, wooden chest on which I painted measures 12"x 11½"x 7½" (30.48 x 29.21 x 19.05cm). PA L E T T E DECOART AMERICANA ACRYLICS Antique Rose Black Plum Blue Mist Burnt Sienna Butterscotch Country Red Deep Burgundy Espresso Flesh Tone Foliage Green French Vanilla Grape Juice B R U S H E S SCHARFF BRUSHES INC. Golden Taklon Series 142 nos. 6, 12 & 16 Champagne Handle fats White Bristle Series 222 no. 12 "moon" flberts Golden Taklon Series 455 no. 1 Dresden liner Series 685 1 ⁄2" or 3 ⁄4" "moon" mop S U P P L I E S Basic painting supplies (page 127) Permanent black pen (03 tip) S O U R C E S The footed box (item no. PS-140) is available from Palette and Sawdust, 401 Smokey Ln., Caldwell, ID 83607; (208) 459-2380; paletteandsawdust.com. L E T ' S PA I N T B E L O W M A I N D E S I G N Basecoat the bottom skirt and legs in Country Red, dry- brushing the color on to let a little black show through here and there. Apply fnger dots of Spice Pink with small center dots of Wasabi Green. A B O V E M A I N D E S I G N Paint the green band near the top of the piece with dry- brushed Wasabi Green. Paint the small ovals Spice Pink and add dots of Country Red. Paint the edge of the lid Blue Mist, and then over-paint this with dry-brushed Spa Blue. Paint the top of the lid with Warm White. When dry, mark of the checks with pencil and paint them loosely with Lamp Black. Te white stripes on the outside of the blue lid edge are painted casually with a #16 fat and Warm White; it's okay for a lot of black to show through. M A I N D E S I G N Note that all sideloaded color added in the main design is sofened with a mop brush. SDP_ebook_2014.indd 12 3/24/14 3:15 PM

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