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Re: Need the look of patina and bronze

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Bicyclken_at_TeacherArtExchange
Date: Mon Mar 08 2004 - 17:38:41 PST


In a message dated 3/8/2004 4:05:01 PM Pacific Standard Time,
ARTNSOUL12@aol.com writes:
I'm waiting to see if anyone has a great formula for "bronzing" and
"patina"....
Susan on Long Island
I have recreated patina's with soft yet light and dry sponging. Moisten the
sponge and then add the color. Have a background color first like a dark
brown or gray. Use different values and colors with the cut up cellulose sponges
and with a few applications it will have an old bronze patina.

Ken Schwab

Art teacher, Leigh High School, San Jose, CA
Website: www.room3art.com

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