Bauernmalerei – Baroque Mirror
decorative painting pattern for you to enjoy, use it as it is or modify to your
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Approx size 10" by 12" inches
Use " golden oak" to stain the frame and let it dry really well, after lightly sending you are able to apply
the baroque design, paint the inside with your favorite green and add some Calico Red as border.
Start first with outlining the baroque design on the stained background, use Brown ( mix Calico Red with little Black),
try to form each single panel, than start shading from the outside with the same Brown. Keep paint dry and set coma
strokes next to each other to achieve a feathered look. Highlight with White
Apply two coats of CR. Immediately after the second coat use your mixed Brown for the center.
Dark Brown, start shading rose body than rose petals from the outer edge,
working inward. Should the dark
shading not come out softly enough, add a bit of water from the middle of the rose to the Brown color.
Blend to achieve a softly-shaded
Repeat as above, but use White on the opposite side! The rose should have a
the shaded areas.
to complete the rose. Use White in the damp area to strongly emphasize the highlights.
Set SM. FLOWERS with white
Double load your brush with Green and little Black and apply leaves with swift and loose brushstrokes
If you have any questions or comments- I am happy
to hear from you !
ENJOY, HAVE FUN
Gerhard W. Mounet Lipp