This year, why not wrap all of your holiday gifts with colorful hand-painted gift wrap? In just one afternoon, you can create enough painted paper to wrap all of your gifts for the holidays. Courtney teaches several quick and easy dry-brush techniques, from sophisticated crosshatch designs to loose geometric squiggles – no prior painting experience required. At the very end, Courtney shares unique ideas for mixing and matching papers to wrap your gifts.
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- Large pad of drawing-weight sketching paper
- Jar of water
- Paper towels
- Small bowls for mixing paints
- Paintbrushes in a variety of widths
- Acrylic paints and inks
- Palette or plate
DIY Painted Holiday Gift Wrap
Courtney Cerruti is an artist and the author of Washi Tape: 101+ Ideas for Paper Crafts, Book Arts, Fashion, Decorating, Entertaining, and Party Fun! and Playing with Image Transfers.
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