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Posted by m from Girard, Kansas, United States • Published See m's 13 projects »
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  • How to paint a pair of patterned shoes. Galaxy Shoes - Step 1
    Step 1

    First grab a shoe an start applying the black paint.

  • How to paint a pair of patterned shoes. Galaxy Shoes - Step 2
    Step 2

    Once the shoe is covered, add in some blue spots (they really don't need to be perfect) You can mix in some white to make the blue lighter.

  • How to paint a pair of patterned shoes. Galaxy Shoes - Step 3
    Step 3

    Once you've got the blue on you can mix in some purple (mix the blue and red) in the areas you would like

  • How to paint a pair of patterned shoes. Galaxy Shoes - Step 4
    Step 4

    When you've got the shoe looking how you want it, put a bit of white paint into a spray bottle. then add in a bit of water (2 thirds paint 1 third water) and spray the shoes to create the stars. Honestly no matter how bad it looks, adding the stars really helps

  • How to paint a pair of patterned shoes. Galaxy Shoes - Step 5
    Step 5

    Use a small paintbrush and a toothpick to make some larger stars

  • How to paint a pair of patterned shoes. Galaxy Shoes - Step 6
    Step 6

    Then scrape off the paint that got on the rubber parts wih a paper towel or a toothpick

  • How to paint a pair of patterned shoes. Galaxy Shoes - Step 7
    Step 7

    Spray them with some sealant the you're finnished!

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m
m · Girard, Kansas, US · 14 projects
when i made the shoes, i used a sealent made by modpodge for acrilic paint because i had it laying around...but its probably not the best thing to use... if you can find some sort of fabric sealent that would most likely work best!
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Mikaela
Mikaela · 13 projects
Now I'm going to go out specifically to buy a new pair of shoes to do this to! Thanks for posting!
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Hide n' Go Peep!
Hide n' Go Peep!
Awesome! What is the best sealant to use, do you think?
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mary
mary
i'm gonna try this on my vansHappy...it's just awesome(i love it)<3
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Nariamma S.
Nariamma S. · 9 projects
Really love it! Happy
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Thalia
Thalia · 9 projects
haha this is so cool! Happy
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Demonymphetamine
Demonymphetamine · Turmero, Aragua, VE · 49 projects
walking on the moon, i love it
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Poison Ivy
Poison Ivy · 6 projects
I was just looking at these on etsy, wishing for a DIY. weird . . . But i love them!
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