Downloadable Painting Patterns
Steampunk Honey Bees - Acrylic Mixed Media - Painting Pattern by Artist Cindi Estes
This fun painting pattern has been created for steampunk beginning artists. Using the bee motif, Cindi uses paint, texture and contrasting matte and shiny mediums to create visual interest.
Learn how the artist uses stencils and stamps to create a supporting composition around the main focal character...the bee.
Have fun with this steampunk design, incorporating your own wording for a more personal look. Learn several techniques that you can use on other mixed media projects.
This painting pattern comes complete with line drawing, supply list, step by step written painting instructions and step photos.
Art Supplies Available in Art Apprentice Online Store
DecoArt Traditions Paints and Mediums
Quinacridone Burnt Orange
Hansa Yellow Medium
Extender Blending Medium
Multi Surface Sealer
Faux Finish Medium
Satin Varnish (optional)
DecoArt Texture Glass
DecoArt Metallic Lustre Gold Rush
DecoArt Metallic Lustre Copper Kettle
DecoArt Traditions Brushes
1 inch Flat
1/2 inch Angle or 12 Flat
1/8 or ¼ Angle or small Round
Mop Brush optional
Lowe Cornell 10 Curved Flat
Misc. Art Supplies used in this Steampunk Painting Pattern
Stampers Anonymous Wire Stamp
Stampers Anonymous Tiny Things Bee Stamp
Assorted Tim Holtz Visual Artistry Stamp Sentiments
Tim Holtz Ideaology Mini Gears and Sprocket Gears
Ranger Archival Ink Potting Soil
Ranger Archival Ink Orange Blossom
Ranger Archival Ink Jet Black
(It is important to use Archival Ink so it will not run.)
The Crafter’s Workshop Chicken Wire Stencil