Simple Nail Art Design – Step by Step Process for Creating Comic Pop Art

All girls love nail art, whether young high school girls, college going girls or young adults. While wearing colours on your nails is a nice way to do your nails, creating fun and different nail designs is a great way to sport some lovely nail art. There are various kinds of nail art that you can try out to give the nails a stylish yet different look. Nail art will mostly suit all kinds of nails, long or clipped, as well as girls and ladies of most ages.

Here is a simple nail art with the step by step tutorial that will help you create nail art designs for short nails. For today, we have chosen Comic Pop Art tutorial, which is a very colourful and easy to do nail art.

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Simple Nail Art Designs – Step by Step Process for Creating Comic Pop Art

Products you will need to create this nail art design:

  • A base coat to form the first coat on your nails
  • A top coat to apply over the base coat
  • Different and bright coloured nail polishes of your choice
  • Black and white acrylic paints
  • Nail art brushes or a thin brush to create nail art designs.

nail art brushes

Remember: Acrylic paints will become long lasting and water proof when you apply a top coat


  1. Apply a base coat
  2. Now apply 2 coats of each different coloured nail polish on your nails
  3. Let them dry completely.

4. Apply a layer of quick dry topcoat as this will help in removing the acrylic paint without disturbing the nail colour.

5. Take a white acrylic color and mix some water in it

6. With this mix, draw some spikes on your nails (this is marked as step 2 in the below picture. Fill in the spikes as shown in step 3.)

7. Finally use a thin brush to outline the spikes with a black nail color (marked in the image as step 4).

Apply a layer for nail art

8. Follow this pattern on all your nails. You can be as creative as you can and create different designs too. Here is how it will look once you have created and filled in the spikes:

creative nail art 2

9. Now write some pop words inside the explosions like BOOM! WAH, BANG, Ka-Pow, CRASH! Of course you can write any words of your choice.

boom nail art design 1

10. Randomly place small white acrylic dots in the remaining area.

11. Do the clean up around the nails using water or a nail polish remover.

boom nail art design 1

12. Next, apply a layer of top coat.

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And Voila you have a funky and attractive nail art for your short nails! Here is how it looks! Hope you will surely try this nail art design and don’t forget to tell us all about it.

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Hello, i am dimpal.. my blog is Crazy Polishes.. I am a software engineer cum house wife.. I am fun loving, easy going person who love exploring new places... Nail art actually started with simple rainbow polishing ... and now creating different nail looks is my passion.. i will try to show you most of my work here.. Feel free to buzz me anytime :)

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25 thoughts on “Simple Nail Art Design – Step by Step Process for Creating Comic Pop Art

  1. Avatar of TanayaPatilTanayaPatil

    This design is amazing. Im a huge fan of nail art pictures and i love the abstract look this is great tutorial!! the first pic looks so hard but it’s actually looking very easy by the way you do it!!! thanks for sharing :)

  2. Sowmya

    Dimpal you make nail art seem like so much and yet so simple! Your creativity is quite marvellous! Thanks so much for the new design and directions. Will try it this weekend itself!

  3. Mithila

    Wow Wow Wo!!!! superb!! its so colorful!! its gonna be a definite try!!! it will look super cool.. thnks for sharing.. especially the eeasy breakdown of the way to do..

  4. Wow

    My partner and I stumbled over here coming from a different web page and thought
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  5. Zeenath

    Its a cool tutorial.. :) My young daughter who loves all the action stuff.. saw it too.. she is willing to try it.. will share when i do the same on her tiny fingers.. :)

  6. madhusandhya

    i luv nail art n usually go for it every week end … so this week end wanna try this but my nails are bot that big … hope it gonna come out the way it is luking out here