Introduction: Santa Clause Is Com'n to Town

I love this. Sorry it is a little too late for the holidays

Step 1: Tools/ Polish

You will need
Red
Black
Skin color, sheer pink or your nail color
Dark pink( for nose)
Top coat
Base coat / nail growth protein
Buffing block
Nail file
Dotting tool( tooth pick or end of make up brush
Timer clock ( optional)
Movie( optional)

Step 2: Condition

Shape your nails file and clip

Then put on a base coat

Step 3: Santa's Face

You will be using :
Red
Big dotting tool
Small dotting tool
White
Dark pink
Black
Light pink

Step 4: Santa's Face

Paint your nail a shade of light pink

Take the red polish and paint a 4th of the way down the nail( see pic)

The using a big dotting tool or bobby pin dot white across the red to make the hat

Next using a small dotting tool dot side burns

Then again using the big one dot big dots on the tip of the nail making the beard

The with the small one dot two black eyes and a dark pink nose

Step 5: Santa's Hat

You will need :
Red
White
And a big dotting tool

Free hand or use tape to create a triangle
Next use a big dotting tool dipped in to white and make the fringe and the Pom Pom ( see pic)

Step 6: Santa's Coat

You will need :
Red
White
Black ( striper or regular sized)
Silver striper

Paint the whole nail red.
Then use a white polish to create the fringe ( you can again use a dotting tool or a striper)

Then use black to create the belt
Then silver to create the belt buckle

Step 7: Santa's Boots

You will need:
A black striper
White

Paint vertical rectangles then paint a rounded shoe the use white to add fringe

Step 8: Snow Flake

Red
White striper

Paint your nail red

The with a white striper paint a vertical and two diagonal lines
Next paint small diagonal lines on the big ones

My hand was shaky so it was not my best

Step 9: Wait

Wait 3 minutes before putting on a topcoat

When time is up add a generous amount to each nail

Step 10: Please Enjoy

Enjoy your manicure please comment if you want more winter nail art

Yes if you were wondering I did this on my own after a lot of practice

Comments

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annabenson6 (author)2013-12-28

Good idea thanks mielameri

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Mielameri (author)2013-12-28

So cute! Although it would be awesome to do each item sideways so that when your nails lined up, it looked like Santa standing :9