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Highlighting and Airbrushing Beetle

Using an airbrush and PlaidFX you can create realistic shadows and highlights, like in this bright beetle bug project.

At a Glance:

Project #15948 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

supplies

Plaid Supplies

PlaidFX Smooth Satin Flexible Acrylic Paint - Bloodline, 3 oz. - 36842

Number Needed: 1 $4.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

PlaidFX Smooth Satin Flexible Acrylic Paint - Pyro, 3 oz. - 36840

Number Needed: 1 $4.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

PlaidFX Paint Primer - Clear, 3 oz. - 36938

Number Needed: 1 $4.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Ultra Matte, 4 oz. - CS44637

Number Needed: 1 $9.99
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Bronze Taklon Set, 3 pc. - 50559

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

  • Free printable pattern
  • 4mm EVA foam
  • Craft knife
  • Super glue
  • Airbrush
  • Window cleaner
  • Wire
  • Foam clay

Project Patterns and Printables

instructions

Step-by-Step Instructions

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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