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Kicks Studio Leopard Print Shoes

Express your wild style with this leopard design!

This project features these great brands:

At a Glance:

Project #16563 Skill Level: Intermediate
supplies

Plaid Supplies

Kicks™ Studio Flexible Acrylic Paint - Sand, 2 oz. - 70618

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

Kicks™ Studio Flexible Acrylic Paint - Chocolate Bar, 2 oz. - 70646

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
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Kicks™ Studio Flexible Acrylic Paint - Black, 2 oz. - 70648

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
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Kicks™ Studio Flexible Acrylic Paint - Soft Pink, 2 oz. - 70619

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc. - 50536

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
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Other Supplies

  • White Vinyl Shoes
  • Masking Tape
  • Pencil/Chalk
  • Paper
  • Scissors

instructions

  1. Surface Prep: For leather surfaces–gently wipe with alcohol to clean and remove debris. Let dry before painting. For vinyl–wash gently with soap and water, rinse well and let dry. For canvas–wash and dry according to care tag instructions before painting.
  2. Remove laces and tape off any areas of the project surface you do not want to paint with masking
  3. tape including the inside of the shoe and the sole.
  4. Using the project photo as inspiration, sketch out your design using a pencil directly onto the shoe.
  5. Fill in your design with the colors listed or the colors of your choice. Allow to dry and add a second coat.
  6. Blend your colors where they meet using your favorite ombre technique. This may take many coats and a good amount of fussing. Stick with it!
  7. Brush on small amounts of white in the yellow areas to create the “hottest” spots.
  8. Using black, outline your flames to create a crisp edge.
  9. Allow 24 hours to dry, and 30 days to fully cure.
  10. Optional: For best results, seal with Kicks Studio Matte or High Gloss Finish.
  11. Allow 24 hours to dry, and 30 days to fully cure. Allow the paint to fully cure before cleaning.

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