DecoArt® Pattern Tray

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by DecoArt® Design Team

DecoArt® Pattern Tray

Make a tray for watching how the cookie crumbles, when it's tea for two, letting them eat cake or any other occasion you're serving delicious foods and beverages.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:3 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Allow to dry between painting steps.
  • 2
    Use a ¾ inch Flat brush to basecoat the inside of the tray Oyster Beige. Rinse brush.
  • 3
    Use a #6 Flat with Oyster Beige to paint the insides of the handles. Rinse Brush.
  • 4
    Use a ¾ inch Flat with Cinnamon Drop to paint the whole outer part of tray. Rinse brush. Let tray dry completely.
  • 5
    Once tray is completely dry, pour some Lamp (Ebony) Black onto a plate or palette and dip the paper towel roll in it and use it as a stamp to create rows of circles. Overlap circles starting on second row and continue to end of tray. Let completely dry.
  • 6
    Once Black is dry, use a #6 flat alternately dipped and rinsed in between colors in: Cinnamon Drop, Banana Cream, Spiced Pumpkin, Natural Buff, and Irish Moss to randomly fill in the 4 shapes inside the circles, omitting the diamond shape in the middle. Rinse brush.
  • 7
    Use #2 Round with Lamp (Ebony) Black to make any touch-ups to outlines. Rinse brush.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:3 hours

Project Supplies

  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lamp (Ebony) Black 104106681
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Cinnamon Drop 104770337
  •  DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Banana Cream 104770339
  •  DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Spiced Pumpkin 104770341
  •  DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Natural Buff 104770343
  •  DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Irish Moss 104770345
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Oyster Beige 104770347
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Tray Medium 104141806
  •  Loew-Cornell® Soft Comfort Brush Flat 3/4 inch 104548676
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Shader Size 4 104118909
  • Loew-Cornell® Taklon Brush Round 2 104548598
  • Paper towel
  • Water container
  • Palette or plastic plate
  • Empty Paper towel roll