Bauernmalerei – Decorative Folk Art Painting
decorative painting pattern for you to enjoy, use it as it is or modify to your
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Line up part 1 with part 2 on X
YO Yellow Ochre
PG Poetry Green
CR Calico Red
# 1 YO+
little B + bit CR | # 2
PG+ bit B
# 3 W+ little PG
| # 4 CR+
little B | # 5 B+
YO+ little CR
#3 and #5 round
Prime with your favorite tin preparation. Basecoat
LAMP-BASE with 2 coats of HB. Apply one coat of varnish and let it dry over
night for a “white
With a sponge brush and a little water apply T to the
base und wipe it off with a soft rag. When dry, speckle with thinned B.
LAMPSHADE - 3-4 coats with T. Inside the lampshade apply 2-3 coats with mix #5. Allow lampshade to dry at least 6 hours.
And dab along with gentle pressure until wetness is
gone and pattern stays sharp.
Basecoat with PG, shade with mix #2. Begin outlining
the shadow side. With brush #3 pull a few strokes into the leaves to
achieve a “feathered” look. Highlight…use mix
#3. Brushstrokes are the same as the shadow side.
Basecoat with TB. On your palette max a little B into
TB. With the darker blue paint mix shade from the center into the
petal while wet.
Again, on your palette mix W into TB and apply
strokes from the top down- ¾ into the petal. Reinforce with a little lighter
( add a bit
more W ) Outline with TB and W
CENTER- use mix #1- while wet add short “C- hook”
with W and apply white dots around the center.
Apply two coats of CR. Immediately after the second
coat use mix #4 for the center. Divide the rose petal like done with the
leaves. While wet use W and start to shade from the
brown center downwards with long feathered strokes. Reinforce when
Apply with W very lightly feathered strokes onto the rose petals. Again apply
over strokes with W for highlights.
Basecoat with YO. While wet pull a few brown strokes
(mix #1) into the tulip to divide each petal. Shade with W from the top
down, about ¾ into the tulip. Apply highlight over
strokes into wet paint.
Dark petal – double load each petal, CR with mix #4
Light petal – double load each petal, CR with W
Make a short
swift “C-hook” and close the petal with a small D-stroke, pick up new paint
for every petal.
Add white dots around the brown center.
ENJOY, HAVE FUN
Gerhard W. Mounet Lipp