Posted on May 21, 2015
176 Views | 9 Likes 0 Comments
Fine line nail art
Posted on May 24, 2015
82 Views | 4 Likes 0 Comments
Evon Nails & Spa. 2575 Eldridge Rd Sugar
Posted on May 26, 2015
55 Views | 4 Likes 0 Comments
Acrylic Nails Trugel Overlay French
Posted on May 22, 2015
74 Views | 4 Likes 0 Comments
Neon Pointed Flower WaterMarble
143 Views | 10 Likes 1 Comment
Copy and paste the embed code above to put this step-by-step nail art tutorial on your web site.
This is the lace fabric I used as a reference.
Using a calligraphy pen and watered down black acrylic paint start by marking in your basic flower shapes. Once your shapes are down, fill them in with a crosshatching technique.
Continue to fill in the rest of the flowers. Make your lines closer together and overlap in some areas to create depth.
To create the netting draw a squiggly line horizontally across the nail.
To finish the row, draw another squiggle on top to create the small circular shapes.
Continue the technique on the rest of the negative space until the lace design is complete.
Seal your design with a layer of your favorite top coat.
To create the bow I used colored acrylic powder. I went with a bright neon color to further embody the 80s. Use a nail form and flatten a bead of acrylic. Make sure it is thin so it will be easy to mold. Use the lines on your form to ensure the sides are the same size. Once the the acrylic is almost dry, fold it in half to create one side of the bow. Repeat for the other side and use another bead in the middle to connect the 2 pieces.
Using the colored acrylics again, sculpt the tails to the bow. Make them twist and turn any way you like.
Use glue or clear acrylic to attach your 3D pieces and add some topcoat to give it a shine!
NAILS Magazine is the professional’s choice. We feature the latest in Technique, Style, Business, and Health issues to help nail techs and salon owners do their jobs better and make money!
See our most recent issueSubscribe to NAILS Magazine hereNAILS Magazine Nail ArtNail Art Gallery Magazine