Decoupage plates with eggshell

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For decoration, we will use a plastic plate of square shape with the size 235x235x17 mm.

plates with eggshell

For work you will also need:

napkin with a pattern,
– egg shell,
– white acrylic paint,
– gouache,
– glue PVA,
– brushes for glue and paints,
– painter’s scotch,
– pencil,
– scissors.

The edges of the plate will be decorated with eggshells with subsequent staining, we will decorate the middle of the plate with a napkin with a beautiful pattern of apples.

So, wash my plate and dry it. Then apply glue on a small area

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And begin to glue the pieces of shell. Press the end of the brush to break the shell into small parts.

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Gradually we cover the entire perimeter of the plate with the shell.

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Let the glue dry well and paint the plate with a sponge with white paint

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Carefully paint all the spaces between the shell and again dry the plate.

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On the painting tape, we circle the patterns of leaves.

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Cut them one by one and immediately glue on the plate, alternating between small and large.

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To pick up the color of the paint, carefully look at the fragment of the napkin.

Mix white acrylic paint with gouache (ocher), achieve the desired shade.

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Gently sponge the paint on the shell.

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With a damp brush or sponge, we slightly pass between the leaves to slightly lighten some areas.

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Remove the adhesive tape. Some of the leaves are covered with paint. This can be corrected with white paint.

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Add some other to the original color and circle the leaves along the contour with a fairly wide strip, draw the veins.

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With a fine brush, we pass gouache on the contour of leaves and veins.

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We have a napkin in the middle of the plate and apply a strip of glue.

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Carefully smear the glue in both directions, trying not to tear the napkin.

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Dry the plate well, then cover the entire surface with PVA glue.

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After 2-3 hours of drying, the plate will become glossy.

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The plate is ready, we are looking for a place on the shelf.

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