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Mottling Techniques

Mottling skin Painting Tutorial with Real Effect air dry paints

Here is a tutorial on how I do my mottling skin effects on my reborn baby dolls using the Real effects air dry paints.

Items used in this tutorial:
* Real Effects paint air dry paint - White
* Real Effects air dry paint - Red
* Matte Lack
* sponge / wedge
* Mini Mop brush
* mixing tray

Real Effects Air Dry Paint are used in this tutorial. 
No Baking Required

Real Effects air dry paints set


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This tutorial takes you through how to apply mottling to a reborn baby doll.
The technique adds to the realism of your finished doll and with a combination of sea spongen Cosmetic wedge and or Berry maker mottling gives a truly realistic baby skin look. 
 You will be able to see how the layers are slowly built up to achieve a desired look.

Mottling with a sea sponge.

This tutorial takes you through how to apply mottling with a sea sponge.

The technique adds to the realism of your finished doll and combined with the Cosmetic wedge and or Berry maker mottling gives a truly realistic baby skin look. 
Tools Needed:
 
Odourless  Thinners
Maxine Mop Brush 1/2 
Berry Maker Brush Medium
Scissors
Sea Sponge
Paper Towel
Mixing Tray

Genesis Heat Set Paints: 
Genesis Red
Ultramarine Blue
Dioxazine Purple 04


Mottling with a tweezered sponge

I show how I create a mottling effect with the use of a tweezered sponge.
The holes are nice and random and give a really good effect for newborns.


Mottling with a berry maker brush.

This tutorial takes you through how to apply mottling with a berry maker brush.

The technique adds to the realism of your finished doll and combined with the Cosmetic wedge mottling gives a truly realistic baby skin look.Tools Needed:

Odourless  Thinners
Maxine Mop Brush 1/2 
Berry Maker Brush Medium
Scissors
Sponges
Paper Towel
Mixing Tray

Genesis Heat Set Paints:
Genesis Red
Ultramarine Blue


Mottling with a cosmetic wedge.

This tutorial takes you through how to apply mottling with a cosmetic wedge.

The technique helps to add to the realism of your finished doll and combined with the berry maker mottling gives a truly realistic 3D baby skin appearance.

Tools Needed: Odourless  Thinners
Maxine Mop Brush 1/2 
Berry Maker Brush Medium
Scissors
Cosmetic Wedges
Paper Towel
Mixing Tray

Genesis Heat Set Paints:
Genesis Red
Ultramarine Blue


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