How to make a keychain in vintage style

A key ring is a necessary thing that can be not only practical, but also beautiful. The original keychain with the image of an ancient key will be a wonderful gift for your loved ones to almost any celebration. Making a gorgeous keychain with your own hands is not at all difficult, because for this it is not necessary to be an artist. In order to make a keychain in vintage style, the following items will be needed: 1). A device intended for burning; 2). Blank keychain. It can be purchased at a specialty store or cut it yourself; 3). Pencil; 4). Watercolor paints, as well as a vessel with water; 5). Eraser; 6). Gloss acrylic lacquer; 7). Synthetic brush, which is suitable for applying varnish; 8). Protein brush №5, which is convenient to work with watercolors. The process of creating a key chain in a stained-glass style can be divided into several stages: 1. On the blank, draw the key outlines with a pencil;
 keychain in vintage style
 vintage style key chain
2. Sketch the key in more detail. Note that if the key is vintage, then it must have various intricate details. To create a more accurate picture, you can use photos of vintage keys; 3. Burn your key outlines with a device. Process the background also with a burning apparatus, creating small lines on it; 4. Using the eraser, remove all traces from the pencil;
 vintage style keychain
keychain in vintage style
 vintage style keychain
 vintage keychain
5. Paint the background with brown paint, and the key itself - yellow; 6. When the key chain dries, cover it with a layer of varnish.Leave the key ring dry for about one hour.
 vintage style key chain
 vintage style key chain
Vintage key chain style is ready! You can make several key chains, each of which depict a particular key. And for coloring the image, you can use other types of paints, for example, acrylic or tempera. Also, the burnt drawing can be colored with the most ordinary colored pencils.