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"Toasty Campfire" Design Variation

Posted on: July 27th, 2017

You must purchase the original pattern to complete this design.

Name of piece: Toasty Campfire

Approximate working time: 1 1/2 hours

Number of Social Artworking colors needed: 10

Number of Social Artworking brushes needed: 3

Number of steps needed to complete piece: 4



Social Artworking Colors:

Bright Red0.2 oz.

Burnt Sienna0.2 oz.  

Chrome Orange       0.2 oz.

Chrome Yellow         0.3 oz.

Cobalt Blue              0.3 oz.

Green Oxide0.2 oz.

Mars Black0.3 oz.

Raw Umber0.5 oz.

Phthalo Green0.2 oz..    

Titanium White        1.0 oz.

 

Social Artworking Brushes Used:

¾” Flat

No. 2 Round

No. 12 Bright

 

Other Social Artworking Supplies Needed:

16” x 20” Social Artworking canvas, water basin, palette, stylus or pen, grey transfer paper

 

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TRANSFER PATTERN

  • Trace and transfer pattern onto canvas. Refer to methodology for detailed instructions.



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STEP ONE

  • Use ¾” Flat Brush to mix (5) parts Titanium White with (1) part Cobalt Blue. Use mix to paint sky background. Rinse brush.

  • Use ¾” Flat Brush and double load (1) part Green Oxide and (1) Part Phthalo Green to paint grass around/under rocks. Rinse brush.

 

STEP TWO

  • Use ¾” Flat Brush and (1) part Mars Black mixed with (5) parts Titanium White to paint the top portion of rocks. Rinse brush.

  • Use ¾” Flat Brush and (1) part Mars Black mixed with (3) parts Titanium White to paint the middle portion of rocks. Use No. 2 Round Brush to paint the roasting sticks. Rinse brushes.

  • Use ¾” Flat Brush and (1) part Mars Black mixed with (1) parts Titanium White to paint the bottom portion of rocks. Rinse brush.

 

STEP THREE

  • Use No. 12 Bright Brush and (1) part Raw Umber with (3) parts Titanium White to paint center of logs using a circular motion.

  • Use No. 12 Bright Brush and (3) part Raw Umber with (1) parts Titanium White to paint the logs. Rinse brush.

  • Use No. 2 Round Brush and Raw Umber to add some wood grain lines to logs. Rinse brush.


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STEP FOUR

  • Use No. 12 Bright Brush and Chrome Yellow to paint the fire, embers near rocks, and to highlight the top of rocks.

  • Use No. 12 Bright Brush and Chrome Orange to paint the fire and embers near rocks.

  • Use No. 12 Bright Brush and Bright Red to paint the fire and embers near rocks. Rinse brush.

  • Use No. 2 Round Brush and (1) part Burnt Sienna with (1) part Titanium White to paint hot dogs. Rinse brush.

  • Use No. 2 Round Brush and Raw Umber to shade the bottom of hot dogs. Rinse brush

 

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