Also of note: Look at how different my nail length/condition is just 4 months later!! What the?! Magic? Sorcery? No, just proper nail care - Check out what I've done and continue to do on my Nail Care page :)
Okay first of all, yes, I am aware that on my pointer finger nail it pretty much looks like a Simpson's character is either inhaling or exhaling that dandelion air, I can't be sure. Let's be honest, I am by no stretch of the imagination a realist painter. I cannot paint a face if my life depended on it. I think I'll stick to abstract mani's and geometric faces from now on :p
That bulgy eyeball, what is this?! Clearly Marge Simpson cracked out.
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For the clouds, I sponged on white acrylic paint with a sea foam sponge which you can pick up with your local craft store. I've used this sea foam sponging technique to create more elaborate cloudy and otherwise irregular sponged manis.
- Nails Inc. 'Chelsea physic garden' (light blue creme)
- Beyond the Nail 'Asteroid' (neon blue jelly holo swatched here)
- Black and white acrylic paints