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"YOLO" Hand-Painted Sneakers

DecoArt® Stylin™

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"YOLO" Hand-Painted Sneakers

designed by PLA Schneider

Paint a pair of "YOLO" sneakers with DecoArt® Stylin™ paint.

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DecoArt® Stylin™

  • Aqua (DASAL10)
  • Black (DASAL01)
  • Orange (DASAL07)
  • Red (DASAL05)
  • Turquoise (DASAL11)
  • White (DASAL02)
  • Yellow (DASAL08)

Other supplies

  • transfer paper
  • small and medium brushes
  • sneakers


  1. Use a medium brush to paint the sneakers in Turquoise, Aqua, and White, blending as you go. Let dry.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Use a small brush to paint the back top part of the shoe in Red. Transfer the provided "YOLO" pattern. Use a small brush to paint in Yellow and Orange, blending as you go.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Use a small brush to outline "YOLO" in Black and add tiny dots and drips.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Use a medium brush to add splatters to the tongue of the shoe. Transfer the provided skull design. Use a small brush to paint in Black and White accents.
    Step 3 Example
  5. OPTIONAL: Use a small brush to add more drips in various colors throughout the shoes.
    Step 4 Example
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