Ceramics and dishes are an important partthe kitchen interior and their appearance actually makes a big difference in shaping your mood. You will agree that breakfast will be much more pleasant if it is served in pretty painted plates or cups. Let's take a look at some beginner master classes that will help you transform your ordinary monochromatic plates into do-it-yourself works of art using acrylic paints. We will look at 3 basic techniques, how to paint ceramics with acrylic: plates, cups and mugs through a stencil, as well as a beautiful combination of marker and paint. About - we told in this article! How to hang 6 ways Content:
5 Tips for working with acrylic on ceramics:
Acrylic paint is resistant to washing (how tomanual and dishwasher) and microwave oven. Please note that this paint is non-toxic. However, we do not recommend using it on surfaces that come into direct contact with food.
Master class number 1: painting with black acrylic on a white plate
For this master class you do not need a lot of acrylic paints, just one color is enough. But pottery painted in this way will not look less impressive. Materials:
- cups, ceramic plates, saucers (it is best to use porcelain or earthenware),
- black acrylic paint Pebeo Porcelaine 150 (or similar),
- wet cloth or towel.
Master class number 2: painting mugs and cups with acrylic paint
A fairly simple drawing will be used here, which does not require special artistic skills, so only desire, materials and a little time are needed. Materials:
- white cup (cup) and saucer (ceramic or porcelain),
- marker Pebeo Porcelaine 150,
- several colors of acrylic paints (blue, sapphire, white, rainbow colors),
- one or two brushes,
- palette for mixing paints (you can use a plate)
- several cotton buds (to correct mistakes),
- alcohol or glass cleaner, regular kitchen stove.
TIP: If you have never used a marker before, you must make sure that paint starts to flow out of it. To do this, you need to shake it for about 30 seconds, and then press the tip onto a piece of paper until the paint starts flowing. As soon as the paint has gone, you can start painting.
If you are a little out of the contours and paint stillnot dried, you can fix it with a cotton swab or napkin. If the paint is already dry, first moisten a cotton swab with alcohol, and then correct the error. If you made a big mistake when painting and you want to start over, rinse the dishes under warm water or wipe with alcohol and let it dry well before re-drawing.
In general, using the same tools, you can draw any other drawing that appears in your imagination.
Master class number 3: Painting a plate on the stencil
If you are worried that you can not immediately take andto draw something on a plate, the stencil can help you. It is also useful if you want to make a set of dishes from several identical plates or cups, then the stencil will help save time and achieve identity. In this method, it is worth knowing one trick: the stencil must be removed before the paint begins to dry, since then it can be removed with a piece of paint. Materials:
- porcelain, ceramic plates or even paper,
- acrylic paint
- stationery knife,
- stencil contact paper,
A set of dishes ready! All dishes painted with these colors can be used for food. But it can also be used in decorating the premises. In any case, it is beautiful and unique!
Ideas for pottery painting
Below are a few ideas and drawings for decorating ceramic dishes and inspiration. These handmade plates - it is Birthday or Valentine's Day.
Stencils for painting
The easiest way of painting is of coursestencil. If you really don’t know how to draw at all or don’t like to draw, we take the drawing ready, print it, cut it out and fix it to the plate with the help of adhesive tape. Color in the desired color. Here are the most simple and popular stencils for plates.