|Fig.1 Yogurt with plastic top|
Tools and Supplies:
Plastic bottles (Including water bottles)
Plastic fruits containers
Utility knife (with sharp new blades)
Art Combs are used for kid's art and provides patterns for the artist paintings. Need that extra special texture or pattern, create your own art combs. This post shows how easy to make, use, and clean your own art combs. Each comb will be tested on watercolor paper to test its effectiveness.
This post shows five steps to make homemade inexpensive art combs from a clear or opaque yogurt container top.
Step 1: Fig.2 through fig.5 shows the yogurt container being transformed into a plastic art comb. Fig.2 show scissors was used to cut the yogurt top in half. Fig.3 shows two blank combs, fig.4 shows scissors was used to cut the teeth (diamond shapes) out of the plastic yogurt top. Fig.5 shows the comb ready to use.
|Fig.2 Scissors cut top in half|
|Fig.3 Top cut in half|
|Fig.4 Scissors create the shape|
|Fig.5 Homemade plastic comb|
|Fig.6 Acrylic paint|
|Fig.7 Dip comb in paint|
|Fig.8 Paint patterns on paper|
|Fig.9 Cleaning the comb|
Interesting Links about combs painting: