Bisque Imports / Acrylic Faceted Dog Technique Sheet
Acrylic Faceted Dog Technique Sheet
Designer: Bob Moreni
Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust. .
Using a Basecoat Brush, apply 1-2 coats of SS-237 Dark Brown to the back area of the dog.
Drybrush the back area of the dog with a mix of SS-237 Dark Brown and SS-45 Buttermilk to lighten. Highlight with SS-45 Buttermilk.
Basecoat legs (except the feet, tip of tail, chest and stripe on top of head) head and neck with SS-234 Medium Mocha.
Drybrush with SS-194 Medium Taupe then with SS-212 Light Umber. Highlight with a little SS-45 Buttermilk in the brush.
Basecoat all white areas with SS-127 Medium Portrait.
Drybrush with SS-45 Buttermilk then SS-135 White.
Shade all deep crevices of all brown areas with SS-24 Chocolate Fudge and around the white areas with SS-234 Medium Mocha.
Using a CB-202 #2 Detail brush, apply SS-183 Rich Peach to the nose and mouth.
Using a CB-202 #2 Detail and a CB-110 #10/0 Line, apply SS-135 White to the eye area, Apply SS-19 Country Sage to the iris, shade with SS-57 Accent Green, Use SS-138 Black for the pupils and outlines. Add a highlight of SS135 White.
Apply Matte Sealer of choice to each piece. Allow to dry!
Apply 2 coats of AC-501 Gloss Brush on Sealer to the eyes, nose and mouth.