Paint by Numbers is a fun and relaxing activity that has been gaining popularity among people of all ages. It is an excellent way to unwind, relieve stress, and unleash your creativity. If you have recently purchased a Paint by Numbers kit or are planning to do so, here are some instructions to help you get the most out of your experience.
Choose the Right Workspace
Find a well-lit and comfortable workspace where you can paint without any distractions. Choose a place where you can sit and focus on your painting for an extended period. This will help you stay relaxed and enjoy the process of painting.
Get Familiar with Your Kit
Open the Paint by Numbers kit and take out the canvas, paint pots, and brushes. Read the instructions carefully, and identify which paint pot corresponds to each number on the canvas. This will help you get familiar with your kit and understand the painting process.
Start painting each section of the canvas with the corresponding color using the brushes provided. Use long, even strokes to fill in each section, and make sure to clean off the brush before moving to another color.
Work on One Section at a Time
Work on one section at a time and let the paint dry before moving on to the next section. This will help you stay focused and prevent any mistakes. You can use the extra paper with the guided numbers to do a second layer of paint to make the colors deeper/ darker/ richer. The extra paper with the numbers helps because you can know which color to use even after it's been painted
Take breaks when needed to stretch your hands and relax your eyes. Painting for extended periods can strain your hands and eyes, so it's essential to take regular breaks.
Let It Dry
Once you have completed painting, let it dry completely before framing or displaying it. This will ensure that your painting looks perfect and doesn't smudge. If you are hanging using our magnetic frame cut the borders of the canvas for the perfect clean look.
Admire Your Masterpiece
Finally, step back and admire your finished masterpiece! Remember that the goal of Paint by Numbers is to relax and enjoy the process of painting, not to create a perfect work of art. So, take your time, have fun, and let your creativity flow!