Intro: Screw Impression Painting
It is one of the innovative ways of impression painting wherein you get the . In this technique we will be using the rear end of a screw to give half-moon impressions. The process is really simple but the fun is no less. It is an interesting weekend activity for kids.
Time to screw up things.
Skill : Begineer
Materials Required :
- Flat / single slot screws
- Color Mixing plate
- Water Color
- Paint Brush
Step 1: Choosing Screw
Take a screw. The choice of screw is important. It is preferable to have a screw with long length so as to assist in holding. I also tried with Phillips screw (screw head with four cuts) but impressions were not proper.
Step 2: Mixing Colour
Use brush to color the head of the screw. Have a visual inspection to make sure that the screw head is properly coated with colour. The water content in the colour should be minimal.
Step 3: Getting Impressions
Now put the screw on the drawing sheet and press hold for 5 secs.
Repeat the above steps to fill the required shape.
In case you need to change color, it is preferred to use a new screw.