Painted Copper Bucket
- FolkArt® Acrylics
- FA Metallic Paint:
- Inca Gold
- Sequin Black
- Antique Copper
- One Stroke 1 ½” flat brush
- One Stroke Value Pack Brushes
- FolkArt Spray Satin Lacquer
- Tin Bucket
- White Cider Vinegar
- Paper Towels
Wipe tin bucket with paper towels saturated in vinegar. Wipe dry.
Paint entire bucket with Copper applying with vertical strokes on large flat brush. Let dry.
Double load ¾” flat brush with Inca Gold and Peridot. Paint apples on right and left sides of design.
Using “dirty” brush, load with Inca Gold and paint the pear shape. Shade with Copper and Antique Copper.
Using #12 flat brush, paint peach shape with Inca Gold. Overstroke with Copper while paint is wet to get a “peachy” color. With same brush, add a few strokes to bottom of apple on right to shade.
Double load #12 flat brush with Antique Copper and Peridot. Paint stems and leaves.
Using large Scruffy brush loaded with Sequin Black, carefully pounce texture beneath fruit.
Side load ¾” flat brush with Sequin Black and add shadows between fruit and under leaves.
Paint rim of tin bucket with thinned Sequin Black. Paint Inca Gold stripe under rim using #12 flat brush.
Note: To add durability to your finished project, spray with several light coats of Lacquer.