Title of Artwork: Dot Art
Artist: Sharon Bull
Print version: Yes [ Click to download lesson in PDF format ]
Lesson video: No
Age Appropriate: 4+
Materials required:

FLIPTEZ® Starter Pack
FLIPTEZ® Jungle Theme Pack
EzyShaid® atomiser
EzyShaid® blending pots
Ezyshaid® daubers
Watercolour paper
Cotton tips
Black marker
Optional: Pentel liquid paper

Step 1: Tip

Tip a teaspoon of  FLIPTEZ® into your blending pots. We selected orange, brown, burgundy and black from the FLIPTEZ® Starter pack and green # 10153 from the Jungle Theme Pack.

Step 2: Spray

Spray the FLIPTEZ® powder with water using the EzyShaid® atomiser- about 20 sprays.

Step 3: Mix

Use a cotton tip to mix the FLIPTEZ® into paint. Use one cotton tip per colour.

Step 4: Dauber

Dip an EzyShaid® dauber into your FLIPTEZ® paint. We started with brown.
Hint: do a few practice dots on a spare piece of paper to make sure your paint the right consistency and that you have the right amount of paint on you dauber.

 Brown Dots
Step 5: Brown Dots

Dot the brown FLIPTEZ® paint onto your watercolour paper. We used a circular pattern of different sizes.

Step 6: Pattern

This is the completed circular brown dot pattern.

Orange Dots
Step 7: Orange Dots

Repeat step 5 using your orange FLIPTEZ® paint.

Wine Dots
Step 8: Wine Dots

Repeat step 5 using the burgundy FLIPTEZ® paint.

Green Dots
Step 9: Green Dots

Use the green FLIPTEZ® paint to dot the blank paper between your circular patterns.

Step 10: Detail

When your paint is dry add detail to your piece by dipping a cotton tip into black FLIPTEZ® paint.

Black Dots
Step 11: Black Dots

Use the cotton tip as a smaller dauber and stamp black dots into the orange ones.

White Highlight
Step 12: White Highlight

Highlight your burgundy dots by outlining them with liquid paper. The liquid paper stays slightly raised, which looks great. We  also added a few white liquid paper dots to the centre of some of the black dots created in step 10.

Highlight Black
Step 13: Highlight Black

One circular pattern of brown dots (top left hand corner of the finished picture) was outlined using a black marker.

Step 14: Fantastic!

Your piece is finished. It will look great on any wall. We have also used this art work to create the shell for a turtle!

Tip Jump to the top of the page Spray Mix Dauber Jump to the top of the page  Brown Dots Pattern Orange Dots Jump to the top of the page Wine Dots Green Dots Detail Jump to the top of the page Black Dots White Highlight Highlight Black Jump to the top of the page Fantastic!

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