Underlays Once

Oil paintings of artist: a little titanium white, a pinch of black. Protective layer: 200 ml of polyurethane varnish (4 layers) sandpaper (grade 240), lint-free cotton cloth, household paint brush 40 mm, two plates for mixtures thin plastic bag, brush 70 mm, round sable brush, brush 40 mm varnished Underlays Once you have the area prepared, sanded and dust-free, domestic use brush to apply a coat of eggshell and allow to dry 24 hours. Sand lightly and remove dust with a damp cloth. Apply a second coat of eggshell paint and let dry for two days. Then sand the surface and remove dust layer of enamel colors Put oil in a bowl, add linseed oil and varnish driers, and stir well. Finally add the white spirit (slowly) and mix well to obtain a transparent glaze, but not too much fluid (a creamy consistency). Apply an even layer to the surface with a paint brush home.

Let dry 12 hours. Make a ball with the plastic bag and, holding her hand, pressed against wet glaze to create irregular patterns across the surface. Mix gently drawing from a brush. With a clean cloth wrapped on his forefinger, removing areas enamel semi wet to become visible parts of the base layer. Let dry 12 hours. Addition of the grain. Mix the oils in a bowl and stir well. To achieve a natural look, do not use pure white.

Keep up the sable brush and place it at an angle of 90 from the surface. From this position, always working to trace the grain back and twisting, from time to time, the brush strokes to create the casual forms of water features marble. Let dry two to three days. Layers of protection. Apply at least four coats of varnish, let dry 12 hours between coats, sanding and gently clean every time. With this sophisticated work can be achieved by painting an effect that mimics the veining of the marble on a wooden surface.