Downloadable Painting Pattern
Media - Acrylic
E-Painting Pattern - Sunflower and Bluebird - Acrylic by Gaby Hunter
Learn to paint this adorable garden bird design in acrylic. Artist Gaby Hunter walks you through the painting steps and shares her process and techniques with you.
This painting pattern comes complete with line drawing, step photos and written instruction to help you learn the techniques as you follow along.
NOTE:This painting pattern also includes two videos demonstrating how to create the background and how to mix the different greens seen in the painting.
Supply List: DecoArt Traditions Palette:
Prussian Blue Hue
Phthalo Green Blue
Phthalo Blue Green
Transparent Red Iron Oxide (Optional)
Naphthol Red Light
Hansa Yellow Light
Medium Grey Value6
Light Grey Value 8
Dark Value Grey Value 3 (optional)
DecoArt Traditions Mediums
Extender & Blending Medium
Glazing Medium Varnish
DecoArt Traditions Brushes:
TB51-B Large Oval
Liner 3/0 #10 or #12 Flat
A couple of mops and blender mops
Canvas Size: 9 x 12 Fredrix 5602 ultra smooth
Surface Prep: Apply at least 2 coats of Gesso, sanding in between each coat. Apply a coat of Glazing Medium. Dry well with a hair dryer.