How to decorate skeletonized leaves

Our readers already know how skeletonized leaves and I hope many of them used in his work. Today, I suggest you learn to do a separate decoration of skeletonized leaves.




To work needed:
  • brushes;
  • paints ;
  • acrylic lacquer;
  • wire or thin stick such as wooden skewers;
  • rhinestones,  beads, bulёnka, foil, it is possible even colored sand
  •  tape.
    Process
To paint a skeletonized leaf, it should be dipped in watercolor, in which the pre-stir paint. The sheet will not be the same color as the water, it will be much lighter, so consider this fact. You can paint and a brush, but then, most likely, will not uniformly.



Once the leaves dry out (not less than 12 hours) to the central vein can be glued wire or stick, if you need a long leg. If you are using wire, it’s good to use just the right color, it will save time for painting.+
When everything is ready to proceed to the decoration, this is useful to you all your imagination, glue and other small items for decoration.



When ready to inlay and glue has dried, can be covered with lacquer, in order to fix the result and give extra shine.



Here and ready decoration. By the way, it can be used not only for further decoration objects, and as a separate element of the decor.