By Prudy Vannier
The tote is painted with red
and blue, Philippine flag colors. The stamp decoration on these
colors represents palm fronds, so important to the Filippino culture.
Painting Lesson: Taping off
for perfect lines, stamping, creating a random pattern.
- White or
natural color tote
- Fern or
palm frond stamp
SoSoft® Fabric Paint: Primary Red DSS25, Hauser Light Green
DSS47, True Blue DSS13
1” flat brush
- Wax paper
to fit inside tote
- Royal® water basin
and palette paper, paper towel
1. Cover the cardboard with wax paper and tape
into place. Insert this into the tote to keep paint from flowing
through to mark the other side of the tote.
2. Tape off 2 rectangular shapes. Using the 1” brush,
paint one Primary Red and the other with True Blue. Dry.
3. Use the brush to carefully paint over the stamp with Hauser
Light Green. Press this down onto the dried background. Repeat
to create a random pattern.
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