Painted Pa­per—Color Wash

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The rich shades of fall (or any other sea­son) are easy to achieve by us­ing chalk paints to color an im­age. Use this sim­ple tech­nique to cre­ate a color wash that gives won­der­ful wa­ter­color-like ef­fects.

Step 1:

Place chalk paint in a small bowl.

Step 2:

Us­ing a 1:1 ra­tio of paint to wa­ter, add wa­ter and mix well with pal­ette knife. Note: A lit­tle paint goes a LONG way!

Step 3:

Us­ing a small paint­brush, ap­ply color wash to im­age. Let dry com­pletely.


Im­age printed or stamped on card­stock Chalk paint Wa­ter Small bowl Pal­ette knife Paint­brush

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