Acrylic paints firmly took the leadAmong the artistic means used in needlework and applied art, due to its brightness, water resistance, rapid drying and ease of application. Acrylic paints can be painted not only on paper, but also on fabrics, wood, plastic, glass, ceramics, and many other surfaces.
This makes acrylic a universal artistic material, and you will soon be convinced that it is very easy to manage this material.
When purchasing acrylic, make sure that all colorsBelonged to the same manufacturer? This will simplify the mixing of colors when drawing. Unlike gouache, acrylic does not get dirty in dry form and does not crack, and does not require water for dilution. Instead of water, it is best to use a special acrylic diluent.
Do not use bristles that are suitable forOil paints? Purchase quality synthetic brushes of different diameters and cross sections. Do not forget to rinse the brush immediately after the necessary strokes are made? Acrylic dries very quickly, and if the paint dries on the brush, it will not be able to wash it.
Depending on what exactly you are going toPaint, get the appropriate paint in the art store? For painting ceramics, wood, glass or for ordinary painting on primed canvas or paper.
Acrylic paints are great for paintingOn the fabric. In this respect, they are divided into simple acrylic for fabric and paint for batik? They are suitable for lighter and air fabrics (silk or chiffon), and have a liquid structure.
If you are going to paint a shirt orT-shirt? Buy ordinary acrylic paints for painting of textiles. They are thick enough, perfectly adhere to the fabric and are resistant to light and water.
When applying the paint, make light and delicate strokes,Applying them at short intervals to each other so that the paint layers can dry out. This will fix the picture better than if you applied a thick layer of paint.
If you decide to paint a T-shirt? You will need a solid color T-shirt, preferably made of natural fabric, as well as a sketch of the future drawing and the colors of the corresponding colors.
Also you can use acrylic contours, which are sold in tubes and fix the edges of the paint, as well as serve as aesthetic adornment and addition of the drawing.
Draw in a spacious room with the possibilityAeration. Stretch the T-shirt on the frame inside, and cover the inside of the frame with paper or cloth so that the paint does not penetrate the opposite side of the T-shirt.
You can draw with a brush, using a stencil and aerosol acrylic paints. In the latter case, pay special attention to the protection of the respiratory system.
If you draw with a brush, first mark onFabric contours of the drawing in pencil, referring to the sketch. Then begin to trace them with acrylic contours and fill each element of the drawing with the desired color.
Detail the picture, modify it, and when will you finish? Leave for a couple of hours to dry. When the pattern dries, iron it with a hot iron through several layers of paper.