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Hand Painter

Paint decorative freehand designs on objects.

What does a Hand Painter do?

Paints decorative freehand designs on objects, such as pottery, cigarette cases, and lampshades, using handbrushes: Sketches design, using pencil or permanent ink. Grinds colors on pottery tile, using palette knife, to mix colors and oils to desired consistency. Paints freehand or within sketched design, using mixed colors, or applies pure colors, one over another, to produce desired shade, allowing time for drying between applications. May stipple. May trace design prior to painting or sketch guidelines for decals and be designated Sketch Liner.