Koi Fish Painted on A Velvet Shirt

Koi Fish Painted on A Velvet Shirt

Posted by DecoArt on Jun 18th 2019

Inspire a vintage vibe with this velvet Koi fish painted blouse using SoSoft® Fabric Paint.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • cardboard
    • chalk
    • binder clip
    • paintbrushes
    • velvet dress


    1. Place a piece of cardboard inside the shirt and secure with binder clips around the edge.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Using the provided pattern and chalk, draw the koi fish onto the center of the shirt. (One fish should face one direction and the other in the opposite direction.)
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Paint one fish with warm hues: Tangerine, White, Red Pepper, and Lamp Black, and the other with cool hues: Baby Blue Deep, Dioxazine Purple, Fuchsia, and Ocean Blue.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Add the dorsal fin in White and water speckles in a mix of colors such as Tangerine, Fuchsia, Ocean Blue, and Baby Blue Deep.
    8. Instruction #4


    Koi Pattern