Rosemaling - Strokes of Love Series with Betty Dowe

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Rosemaling instructor, Betty Dowe began rosemaling over 40 years ago. Betty will share the many tips she has used during her 35+ years of teaching rosemaling. She will also share fun beginner projects, such as turning simple gift bags from the Dollar Store into beautifully decorated gift bags.

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Betty Dowe Rosemaling Website

Visit Betty's website for more rosemaling tips, projects, rosemaling coloring books, and patterns.

Strokes of Love, Part 1

Introduction - Betty will walk through her beginnings in rosemaling, share items she's painted, describe the various rosemaling styles and introduce her upcoming videos in the series.

Strokes of Love, Part 2

Brush Strokes - Betty will break down C & S strokes, the basics for all rosemaling. She will then demonstrate combining the strokes to create different rosemaling elements.

 

Betty will demonstrate the fun beginner project of taking a simple gift bag from the Dollar Store and creating a beautifully decorated gift bag.

Strokes of Love, Part 3

Flowers, scrolls and leaves

Betty demonstrates in acrylics how she paints each of these common rosemaling elements.

Strokes of Love, Part 4

Painting on Fabric. Betty demonstrates how to paint on many items - cotton, silk, nylon, leather.  Sharing her prep and painting tips.

Strokes of Love, Part 5

Rosemaling on Glass. Betty demonstrates the steps necessary to paint on glass.