Hot Air Balloon

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Hi! In this tutorial I will describe how to paint hot air balloon!

Step-by-step tutorial

1) Start with nails prep
2) I covered the nail with 2 coats of a white gel polish and cured each of them
3) I sketched my design in pencil

Balloon 1
4) Here I painted its red, yellow and blue parts with gel polishes. Also I painted wicker basket with a brown gel polish. Cured

Balloon 2
5) I added orange (red plus yellow) and green colors. Cured

Balloon 3
6) I painted the sky with the mix of a top coat and a blue gel polish and my clouds with the mix of a top coat and a lilac gel polish. Cured

Balloon 4
7) In this step I shaded my balloon (red plus black gel polishes for red, orange plus red plus brown for orange, orange for yellow, green plus black for green, blue plus black for blue, brown plus black for brown). Cured a little because the layers were thin

Balloon 5
8) I contoured my design with black gel paint and cured

Balloon 6
9) Here I shaded my balloon and clouds with the mix of a top coat and black gel polish. Cured a little

Balloon 7
10) I added highlights with the mix of a top coat and white gel polish. Cured for 2 minutes in UV lamp or 30 seconds in LED lamp

Balloon 8
11) I topcoated the nail, cured and wiped off the tacky layer
Hot Air Balloon nail design is done!

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