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Knight’s Helm – Creating a Realistic Brushed Metal Effect

By: Emily Schmidt

In this cosplay painting tutorial, you will learn how to achieve a realistic brushed metal effect with FolkArt Brushed Metal acrylic paint.

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Project #15253 Skill Level: Advanced Time:
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This project features these great brands:

supplies

Plaid ® Cosplay Technique & Finishing Kit - 7169

Number Needed: 1 $69.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Plaid ® Wood Burning Set with Variable Temperature Control - 17391E

Number Needed: 1 $26.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Brushed Metal™ Acrylic Paint - Pale Silver, 2 oz. - 5118

Number Needed: 1 $3.39
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Brushed Metal™ Acrylic Paint - Black, 2 oz. - 5166

Number Needed: 1 $3.39
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Brushed Metal™ Acrylic Paint - Dark Gray, 2 oz. - 5167

Number Needed: 1 $3.39
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Gloss, 8 oz. - CS11201

Number Needed: 1 $6.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Engine Red, 2 oz. - 436

Number Needed: 1 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Ultra Gloss, 4 oz. - CS44636

Number Needed: 1 $9.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.
osupplies

Other Supplies

  • Knight’s Helmet Pattern
  • 6mm EVA Foam
  • Scissors
  • Craft Knife
  • Contact Cement
  • Permanent Marker
  • Super Glue
  • Foam Bevels
  • Respirator (recommended)

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.


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