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How to create thanksgiving nails

There are quite a few steps in this design, HOWEVER the steps are easy. I found the inspiration on Pinterest but no information on the original artist.

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Paint all nails but the ring finger your own chosen color. I decided to try my new polish :)

Paint all nails but the ring finger your own chosen color. I decided to try my new polish :)

Take a Striper to create the head of the turkey

Take a Striper to create the head of the turkey

And swipe down the nail with a small curve. This connects the head and the neck

And swipe down the nail with a small curve. This connects the head and the neck

Create your first feather

Create your first feather

Second.

Second.

Third.

Third.

And fourth. You can do your feathers as you want, do a lot, or a little. This is YOUR design, do it as you want :)

And fourth. You can do your feathers as you want, do a lot, or a little. This is YOUR design, do it as you want :)

Now we will start coloring in the body. You can use a Striper, dotting tool, or toothpick.

Now we will start coloring in the body. You can use a Striper, dotting tool, or toothpick.

Paint in the body with a brown

Paint in the body with a brown

Color in the feathers white so it gives your colors a good base to create vibrant colors, so they don't blend with the brown

Color in the feathers white so it gives your colors a good base to create vibrant colors, so they don't blend with the brown

Once your body is dry, take a dotting tool, or toothpick and create two white eyes

Once your body is dry, take a dotting tool, or toothpick and create two white eyes

While the eyes dry, start coloring your feathers. I chose Red Yellow Green and Orange

While the eyes dry, start coloring your feathers. I chose Red Yellow Green and Orange

Finished feathers

Finished feathers

Add a white beak

Add a white beak

Add two small dots in the eyes to finish your eyes

Add two small dots in the eyes to finish your eyes

Paint the beak orange or yellow

Paint the beak orange or yellow

Add top coat

Add top coat

And show off <3

Since I'm not quite as busy, I will be doing tutorials every Sunday, so you can have a fresh mani every week :)

The creator of this guide has not included tools