How-to: Create Geometric Art

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Paint Everything!

Paint Everything!

Photo by: Philip Friedman

Philip Friedman

Materials Needed:

  • paint (any color)

Step 1

Paint a yellow stripe: On a blank white canvas, tape off a wide diagonal stripe with painter’s tape, as shown. Paint it with crafts paint. Remove the tape while the paint is still wet. Let dry.

Step 2

Paint a light pink stripe: Tape off a wide diagonal stripe on the right side of the canvas, as shown, using delicate-surface painter’s tape. Paint it with crafts paint. Remove the tape while the paint is still wet. Let dry.

Step 3

Paint a maroon stripe: Tape off a wide diagonal stripe that crosses the yellow stripe, as shown, using delicate-surface painter’s tape. Paint it with crafts paint. Remove the tape while the paint is still wet. Let dry.

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