Cloth doll Face Painting tutorial. OOAK Cloth doll pdf + video tutorial. Step-by-step guide. Instant download. English language.
The listing is for the electronic pdf and video instructions only - not for actual comleted doll or a disc.
About the doll: in this tutorial I work wit a doll about 21 inch (55 cm) tall. But everything in this tutorial is suitable for a doll of any size and almost every pattern
The face is painted with acrilyc paints and dry pastel.
You will get the head E-pattern. It comes with easy to follow comprehensive step-by-step instructions.
This tutorial is available as instant download PDF and Video files. After purchase you will instantly receive an e-mail from Etsy with a pdf-files, with all links. Etsy doesn't allow to download files over 20 Mb, so I have to give you the links in PDF-file.
The tutorial contains 2 PDF files: 1. E-pattern of a doll's head.
2. PDF-tutorial. Face. 88 pages, 100 photos with text instructions, the face stencil.
*In this book I tell you everything about brushes, pastel and paints.
*We are learning face proportions. It is the most important knowledge for attractive doll face.
*We use simple drawing scheme, and you have to repeat them in scetches for training.
*The process of face painting is shown in large pictures with detailed text instructions.
*I show you the simple way to animate the face with pastel (look at the 3rd photo).
*Also we learn the more difficult way to animate doll's face with the help of acrylic paints (te 4th photo).
4 Videos (with english subtitles): 1. The typical mistakes of the beginner doll makers. 11 min. You will learn, what mistakes can ruin the doll's face.
2. Face painting. 41 min. (the 5th photo) The process of painting close-up in good quality. I'll show you how to shade the face to make it volume, move hand with brush, mix colours on the face. I explain, where there is a raise or lower the pressure and have a thicker line or faint. From a fabric to a living face.
3. Eyes, eyelashes, eyebrows. 10 min. Most common mistakes in eyelashes and eyebrows painting. Making realistyc eyes.
4. Mixing natural shades. 17 min. Using bright colours does not give a better result, so let's make natural shadesfrom the basic kit of acrylic paints.
If you think that you have no talent, then you still do not know the simple laws and techniques of face painting. I'm sure, that everybody can draw a doll face!
*** You will see 3 different faces in pdf and video. It is useful for better understanding of the painting process.
SKILLEVEL - beginner. You need have some time and a lot of patience.
It took me several years to learn making beautiful dolls and especially painting faces. You can get all my experience now, to avoid many mistakes and disappointments, and learn making cute dolls for a couple of weeks! It's a big amount of information and the most comprehensive course you've ever seen!
If you decide to sell your creations I would really appreciate you credit me as the designer and provide a link to my Etsy shop.