~*~Sea Turtle Tutorial~*~

Posted by Julia Munson on

gagawgag

~*~Sea Turtle Tutorial~*~

20140616_144900

Who doesn’t love a cute little turtle with an awesome shell?

This would be a great quick design for someone who loves turtles!

Preparation:

* make sure your person is free of sweat and oils on face/arm

* have the necessary tools at your ready

*Have fun!

Tools and Paints Used:

20140616_143431

DFX White, Black, Teal blue, and Neon Rainbow Split Cake

#2 and #4 Round Brush

A dauber or sponge

and some water/ spray bottle

Steps:

#1: Wet your dauber or Sponge and motion like you would if you have a one stroke brush back and forth.

20140616_143505

#2: lightly dab some on yourself or on a piece of fabric before starting for excess paint, then gently dab on desired area making a circle or (square is fine for a sponge- there are square turtles!)

20140616_143554

#3: Add the Outline of the shell as well as some detail to the design of the shell if you’d like

20140616_143657

#4: Now make your head of the turtle with a tear drop motion and a straight line for the neck.

20140616_143725

#5: Now add the Fins with a flick of the wrist! as shown below.

20140616_143746

#6 & #7: Now add your details!

(if you have a busy line, you can stop here)

20140616_14401120140616_144119

#8: Adding pretty flowers and shadows will enhance the design

To learn how to do flowers please see my other Tutorial on them

HERE!

20140616_14441320140616_144907

20140616_144912

And you finished!! if you have mastered this on the first try I pat you on the back! If not please dont get discouraged as practice makes perfect! I believe in you, feel free to show me your artwork as well! I would love to see it!

Thank you for reading!


Share this post



← Older Post Newer Post →


Leave a comment