Step 2: Apply the First Color

Apply the First Color
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•Apply the first tinted glaze to the wall with a round glazing brush. Use short, quick wrist movements to make a random, loose X pattern while keeping your elbow steady.
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    Tools List

    • Stipple Brush
      Stipple brush oblong, with flat bristles
    • Glazing Brush
      Glazing brush round with rounded bristles
    • Fine Brush
      Fine brush thick and rectangular, with squared-off bristles
    • Cheesecloth
      Cheesecloth can be bought in rolls

    Shopping List

    1. BASE COLOR

    2. UNTINTED GLAZE

    3. GOAL-COLOR TINTED GLAZE

    4. TINTED GLAZE, ONE SHADE DARKER THAN GOAL-COLOR