Tutorial: How to Paint Penguin Nails

Posted on: November 16th, 2013 by shewhodoesnails  No Comments

I am so glad that so many of you enjoyed my penguin nails yesterday, so I thought I would give you all an early Christmas present and share a tutorial for it!

How To Paint Penguin Nail Art

So here we go then…

How To Paint Penguin Nail Art Step 1

Paint your nail with your favourite black nail polish. I chose two coats of Nails Inc Black Taxi.

How To Paint Penguin Nail Art Step 2

Using a white nail polish and a paintbrush, paint a tall semicircle on your nail for the penguin’s tummy. I used Barry M Matt White

How To Paint Penguin Nail Art Step 3

Next, use a large dottng tool dipped in your white polish to create two white eyes!

How To Paint Penguin Nail Art Step 4

Take a small dotting tool or toothpick dipped in your black polish and create the two pupils in the eyes.

How To Paint Penguin Nail Art Step 5

Use bright orange nail polish and a tiny paintbrush to paint the penguin’s little beak. I used Barry M Block Orange.

How To Paint Penguin Nail Art Step 6

Finally, use the same orange polish with the tiny paintbrush again to paint three little toes for each foot!

And there you have it! I would absolutely love for you to try this design, so please send me your pictures on twitter or instagram using the name @shewhodoesnails!

Penguin Nail Art

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