How to Make African Print High Low Skirts Colored with Acrylic Paint

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As I mentioned earlier on, I wore a low-cut African print skirt, but I was still able to maintain my modesty. The skirt is really thick and warm so it’s not too bad during the spring/fall. It was made out of a combination of wool, cotton and viscose. This may seem like it would be overly warm but the black of the print makes it look quite cool. The skirt was very comfortable and I could wear it all day with no problems. I wore it with some black stockings, which worked so well with the skirt, giving it a dark colouring that I was very happy with. As the print is quite large, I can imagine wearing it over other garments (especially tights), giving the impression that you have more space in the skirt.
I purchased this skirt from Forever 21, but I would have to say that it is one of the most comfortable skirts I have ever worn, so I will definitely be purchasing another one in the future. This year, my parents are going on a cruise with my little brothers and sisters and I’ve decided to take my African print skirts, which gives me more reason to wear them.
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“A major part of my wardrobe is African print skirts and dresses. I have seen these in stores for over $40 and I’ve been wanting to get one for a while but have been holding back due to the price. However, at the beginning of spring break, I found several on sale for very low prices because most people are buying summer clothes. This is my third skirt from Forever21 in just a few months. I tried to go for a maximum of four skirts in spring break but ended up buying more that I had originally planned.

african print high low skirt
african print high low skirt

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As I mentioned earlier on, I wore a low-cut African print skirt, but I was still able to maintain my modesty. The skirt is really thick and warm so it’s not too bad during the spring/fall. It was made out of a combination of wool, cotton and viscose. This may seem like it would be overly warm but the black of the print makes it look quite cool. The skirt was very comfortable and I could wear it all day with no problems. I wore it with some black stockings, which worked so well with the skirt, giving it a dark colouring that I was very happy with. As the print is quite large, I can imagine wearing it over other garments (especially tights), giving the impression that you have more clothes on than you actually do. I didn’t go at all “fashionable” with my outfit as I felt that would have been way too much, but it was still very comfortable and I received compliments on it.

african print high low skirt
african print high low skirt

Introduction: What are the steps to making a colored African Print High Low skirt?

A black and white african print high low skirt has never been worn over a man`s suit or combined with other outfits. However, I was happy to say that my skirt was not just a piece of clothing but also a statement. When I wore this unique african print high low skirt it made people think twice before they said something negative about me, like how your family and friends could talk about you behind your back. At times you could even hear others saying something about you and I wasn`t going to let anyone get away with saying negative, derogatory things again. After wearing an African print high low skirt it caused people to become more aware of how they were treating people.

african print high low skirt
african print high low skirt

Step One: Making the Skirt Outline with Felt-Tip Pens in Color

If you want to make a coloured african print high low skirt, first you need to take a pair of scissors and cut out the shapes from the design. You can use the outline of your own body as the guide. Make sure you cut out the right size and shape.
In the first step of this article, I’ll be talking about making the skirt with felt-tip pens in different colors. There are a lot of brands that make felt-tip pens in different colors. I personally prefer Rowney or Blick because they both have several colors to choose from. You can use one of these brands while you’re making your african print high low skirt.
First you need to create a pattern, take an A4 size paper and fold it into a half moon shape. You’ll be using this paper as your pattern. Adjust the size until you’re satisfied with the design. Try to make sure that you’ve drawn the outline of your body shape.

african print high low skirt
african print high low skirt

Step Two: Painting the Skirt With Acrylic Paint

Next, you want to carefully paint the cut-out shapes with acrylic colours. Before you start, use a self-sealing transparent plastic bag to cover your work area and keep the paint from drying out. It’s better to have a large area as possible, so that you have plenty of room to dry the painted pieces. Better still get someone to hold them up while they are still wet. Once they are dry, you can remove the plastic covering.
There are a myriad of acrylic colours available and you’re sure to find the right shades to paint your skirt with. Just remember to use light colours and avoid mixing too many colours together. Be cautious of colour mixing as it can lead to unexpected colour shifts, so just stick with one colour throughout the skirt.
You can mix natural and synthetic acrylics together, but always test a small sample on scrap paper first. You’ll need about one cup of water to a half-cup of acrylic. It’s best to mix more than you need and then thin it down with water until the desired consistency is reached. The overall consistency should be similar to milk that has been left out for a few hours.

african print high low skirt
african print high low skirt