On-driving off front and back foot with grace and precision, his 50 came off 65 balls with his ninth boundary, a delicate dab off
Muttiah Muralitharan, and he had looked untroubled at the crease.
Using a tissue to dab off
extra watercolor gives an antiqued effect.
To do this, dip a slightly damp sea sponge lightly into the glaze and dab off
any excess on some scrap paper or kitchen towel, then apply the colour in a dabbing motion.
Dip a sponge end in acrylic paint, dab off
excess on a thick paper towel, then stencil the design.
Dip the brush very lightly into the paint, then dab off
any excess on a piece of kitchen towel before you stipple the colour on to the design.
Put a little into a saucer or shallow dish, dab your stamp into the paint, then dab off
any excess of a piece of paper towel.
The right lever operates the front brake to quickly dab off
a bit of speed.
Keep a small piece of sponge handy to dab off
any excess, and clean the back of your stencil every so often, so that you don't smudge the wall.
Whether you're applying with a brush or a sponge, dab off
the excess on a piece of kitchen roll.