We create Venetian masks using the techniques of decoupage with our own hands, master class
Recently gaining popularityall kinds of carnivals and costume parties. Venetian masks are a great way to stand out from the crowd, to be the focus of any holiday. Our article will tell you how to make a Venetian mask. Venetian mask with your own hands: materials and tools
- Plastic mask blank
- Fine-grained peel of medium density
- Brushes of different sizes
- Acrylic primer
- Acrylic paints
- Disposable plate
- Napkins for decoupage
- Decoupage glue
- Contour paints
- Materials for decoration: rhinestones, sequins, feathers, ribbons and braid
- Two long ribbons.
How to make a Venetian mask: technology First, prepare the workplace. Making Venetian masks - the process is quite "dirty", so as not to slap the table with paints or glue, cover it with polyethylene. Choose a suitable piece of plastic. Venetian masks are of several types: Bauta, Cat, Venetian lady and others. Think about the general concept of a mask, if you like, its "plot." Maybe it will be a flower theme, or maybe you want to decorate it with pictures on the theme of Italian football. Scrunch your workpiece so that the primer is better placed on it. Gently treat the entire surface of the mask. With a wide brush, apply 1 layer of acrylic primer to the entire mask. Dry the workpiece with a hairdryer until it is completely congealedof the soil. We paint the background, for this we apply an acrylic dye over the whole surface of the mask with a sponge. You can use a piece of simple china utensils. The paint should not be too much, otherwise it will start to "bubble". For ease of application, place a small amount of dye on a disposable plate, but remember that it dies quickly enough. Consider that a lot depends on the background color: the napkin after gluing will be transparent. Dry the workpiece with a hairdryer. Cover it with a second layer of the background paint. Tear off the napkin for decoupage layer with a pattern - they are usually three-layered. Rvem a layer with a pattern on the appropriate pieces, apply to the mask, smear with decoupage glue. Suitable fragments can be torn off with fingers or neatly cut with manicure scissors. The main thing is that the piece does not have an even, cut off by the factory way, edges. He will be very noticeable on the mask. Sticky napkins - perhaps the most difficult stage, everything needs to be done as accurately as possible. Try to tear the paper into small pieces: the more they are, the more problems they will arise. She should in no case "crawl" when you glue her with glue. If desired, the glue can be smeared even with your fingers, you have to type a lot on the brush. Take care that the decoupage napkin does not "gather" when glued. Dry the mask with a hairdryer. Finish the ornament with outline paints. How to make a Venetian mask even more interesting? It can be decorated with rhinestones, ribbons, feathers, lace or fringe. As a rule, tape is very advantageous. Naturally, the decor should not be too much, otherwise you risk crossing the line of good taste. How to make a Venetian mask even more interesting? It can be decorated with rhinestones, ribbons, feathers, lace or fringe. As a rule, tape is very advantageous. Naturally, the decor should not be too much, otherwise you risk crossing the line of good taste. If you are going to use the mask forappointment, be sure to attach tape to it, with which you will attach it to your head. The production of Venetian masks is a time-consuming, but simple, process, the result of which, as a rule, is impressive. Even if you are not going to the carnival - it does not matter. The mask can be an excellent gift or an original detail of the interior. In any case, this colorful accessory immediately creates an atmosphere of a holiday around itself!