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Watercolor Acrylic Tinted Photos

By: Suzanne Cook

Add a fantastical element to your home decor with this cool tinted photo DIY featuring FolkArt Watercolor Acrylics.

At a Glance:

Project #15026 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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supplies

FolkArt ® Watercolor Acrylic Paint™ - Opera, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.99
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FolkArt ® Watercolor Acrylic Paint™ - Turquoise, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.99
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FolkArt ® Watercolor Acrylic Paint™ - Ochre, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.99
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FolkArt ® Watercolor Acrylic Paint™ - Sap Green, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.99
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FolkArt ® Watercolor Acrylic Paint™ - White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.99
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FolkArt ® Watercolor Acrylic Paint™ Brush Sets - Watercolor Brush Set, 3 pc.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $8.99
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instructions

Other Supplies

Black and white laser copy of photo, Palette, Water basin, Paper towels

Instructions

  1. Pour a small amount of the paints onto a palette. Using the medium paint brush, dilute each color by adding water.
  2. Paint over the photo using the small paint brush. Let dry.
    • Note: The paint will repel if painted over solid black areas because the laser ink has created a barrier to absorption. High contrast and lighter areas work best.
  3. Paint and blend colors as you choose. Because of the transparent nature of FolkArt Watercolor Acrylic Paint you can see the image clearly underneath.

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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