Painted Suitcases for The Children’s Network of Florida
This project will be presented by Donna Bailey
On Feb. 12th at the Cape Coral Moose Club, 11 NE Pine Island Rd.
Acrylic paints: (Any good quality brand can be used…. these are suggested color combinations. You may change the colors to suit.)
White for balloons, vest, bowtie base coating, gray for shading, any “pearl” white or gleam for highlighting. (I will share some of mine with you)
Browns - Medium for teddy base coating, light tan for highlighting, dark brown for shading
Blues - Medium blue for balloon, vest & Hat base coating, light blue for highlighting, dark blue for shading
Lavender - base coating hat and bowtie, purple for shading and pale lavender for highlight (or white will also highlight)
Pink - Medium Pink for balloons, best & hat fur, dark pink or wine for shading, pale pink for highlighting.
Yellow - base coating stars & hat fur, antique gold for shading and gold for dots and “sparkle”
Brushes: Standard assortment of flats, angles, shaders and liners to suit the size of space you are painting.
Other Supplies: All-purpose Sealer, brush-on varnish, graphite paper, tracing paper, paper towels, pencil or stylus, wax paper palette, water basin, etc.
Finish with a two of brush-on varnish
February is also our Membership Appreciation Luncheon. The sign up sheet was passed at January's meeting and it looks like there will be lots of yummy food. Thank you for responding so well ladies. There will also be a Suitcase Design Contest. We ask if you would paint another suitcase or backpack to bring to the meeting. This suitcase will be in a design of your choice with lovely prizes awarded in the following categories.