EASY Dot Mandala Bottle Painting Using ONLY Qtip Toothpick Pencil | How To Lydia May

In this tutorial, I will give you step by step instructions on this DIY upcycle/recycle project by painting this beautiful, calming blues & greens dot art mandala design on an old wine bottle. Using ONLY a TOOTHPICK, a Q-TIP, AND PENCIL ERASERS as your handmade tools. This is a super cute, fun, & EASY design. Take your mind away from stressors, one dot at a time. Make this unique gift for a friend or to decorate your place with.

Alright, gather up your supplies and LET’S GET STARTED! ( Painting starts: 2:22 )

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Tools used in this tutorial- All angled 34 piece set from the Dot Art Depot in sizes- 33 for toothpick, 28 for qtip stick, 23 for cotton end of qtip, 17 for large pencil eraser, 19 for regular pencil eraser.

Paints used in this tutorial: DecoArt Americana Multi- Surface acrylic paint Apple Green, True Blue, & Coastal Waters AS WELL AS Gloss Enamels White, Calypso Blue, & True Blue


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37 thoughts on “EASY Dot Mandala Bottle Painting Using ONLY Qtip Toothpick Pencil | How To Lydia May”

  1. very beautiful painting but i had a doubt.. can we use acrylic paints instead of the ones that u used and also i don't have a pencil with a rubber(eraser) on the backside so can u tell me a substitute? pls answer i really like this I'm gonna make it for my mom

  2. When you tell us put in the oven, is a regular oven from the stove or special to baked the paint . Please advice me . Thanks in advance.

  3. Just got my paint and tools..I have the same paint but when I use a flat rod same size as your lip balm ..the paint has too much paint blobby in it.. ..or not enought patchy ..do u water tge paint down? It seems to work better if a bit watery..but i cant get my circles the same.. grrr ๐Ÿ™

  4. Its so satisfying to watch. Thanks for telling all the techniques and secrets โค๏ธโค๏ธ kudos ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰

  5. Just amazing art…loved it so so much โค๐Ÿ˜˜…but a little doubt how to maintain a proper circle of each color when you go makin it around the bottle? Because after completing all the dots i realise that the dots r not aligned properly in a circle…plz help๐Ÿ˜”any tips-n-tricks for dat…

  6. Hi Lydia. This is absolutly Amazing! Congratulations and many thanks! Do you think WE could wash it through thรฉ dishwasher (low temperature). Do you think there is a point to varnish it? Thanks.


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