I needed following: a transparent plate, a napkin with a pattern, acrylic paint (white, blue and pearl – blue, citric, emerald green and pink), a sponge, the medium, an alcohol-based lacquer, pearl circuit.
Take a transparent glass plate. Thoroughly wash it and wipe with alcohol.
Dip a sponge into the medium, followed by yellow and pink paint and put on a plate. I wanted to achieve tide scales.
Atop dealt pearl blue. Smearing a little paint, to avoid sharp color transitions.
Cover so the whole plate.
And, immediately, without waiting for drying, blue dye (I have a cobalt blue).
Lightly kilned paint sharp object (removing paint therebetween) simulating scales
or pebbles (as anyone seen).
I got this:
After drying, I fix an alcohol-based varnish. It dries very quickly.
I paste the picture torn from a napkin. Properly dried.
I cover spirit varnish and paint for cooking background. Because background on a napkin yellow,
I add in white paint – yellow.
evenly paint the entire plate (several layers,
Here’s what I got. It can be seen that does not tell the color of the background, perforation on a napkin,
small air bubbles.
I take a tube with an outline and begin to “cast” to hide all the flaws.
I paint over “pearls” light background and “flakes.”