Teddy Bear Tutorial by Carol Sykes

Teddy Bear Tutorial

In this tutorial, I will teach you how to create dimension using paint washes and the 'floating technique' to paint these cute teddies.

What you will need...

General painting supplies…
  • Paper Towel,
  • Wet Palette and water pot
  • White/Black Transfer paper
  • Tracing Paper
  • Black practice paper
  • A4 Light Coloured Mount board or similar (I used the back of a black mount board board)
  • Pen/pencil
  • Dotting tool
 
Brushes…
  • No. 8 Flat Brush
  • Liner Brush
 
DecoArt Americana Paints and Mediums…. 
  • Any Americana White
  • Burnt Umber
  • Honey Brown
  • Lamp Black
The follow colours are used for the waistcoat & flowers, so similar colours will work
  • Country Blue
  • Antique Rose
  • Teal Green
  • Drying Time Extender (this is used for the floating colour technique - water can also be used, so if you don't have the extender, try water to get started)
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Contents

Step by Step Video Instruction.MOV
18 mins
Teddy booklet.pdf
7.58 MB
TEDDYCOUPLE.pdf
809 KB
MRSTEDDY.pdf
1.03 MB
MRTEDDY.pdf
802 KB
xmas teddy couple.pdf
2.38 MB
christmas couple tutorial.pdf
7.05 MB