Monday, October 31, 2011

Self portrait painting as a Hindu Goddess on speed Artistic speed painting and how to paint a self portrait of you as a Hindu Goddess using acrylic paint and oil paint. Learn how to draw a self-portrait then how to do a portrait on canvas with layers transparent oil paint in this diy, do it yourself home project self portrait painting demonstration.

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Pumpkin Man – Carving designs for painting pumpkins Painting pumpkin faces and Halloween decorating ideas for carving scary pumpkin faces on a pumpkin man. With the help Larry the construction guy (Larry Haney), the Handy Goddess shows you how to build a scary pumpkin snowman for Halloween in this do it yourself home project video.

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Barbara’s Fine art and decorative painting website

Saturday, September 24, 2011

I love it when a client says "I want people to say WOW when they walk in" it's so much fun to do something a little unusual for someone. 

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

How to faux paint furniture - Fun on the Rag

Learn how to faux paint furniture and how to paint wood furniture or do it yourself wood projects with decorative marble faux finish techniques. In this video The Handy Goddess shows how to paint a marbleized rag paint faux finish on a previously stained dresser for a soft decorative rag painting faux finish.

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Thursday, August 18, 2011

Paint a date

This is one way to get a date. I did this some time ago but it's a fun one to revisit.

Diy how to paint a distressed red brick faux finish pattern learn how to paint a realistic red brick wall faux pattern from start to finish in this diy faux painting class on dvd. This is one of my most popular finishes. It's very laborsome but well worth the effort!