DecoArt Let it Snow Wall Plaque

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by DecoArt Design Team

DecoArt Let it Snow Wall Plaque

Prepare for winter's arrival!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Download and print project template. Cut out head pattern, place it over the burlap, and cut out. Loosely paint burlap with Cotton Ball. (Do not cover completely.)
  • 3
    Using a #8 round brush, paint snowman's cheeks in Pink Cadillac, and while still wet, use same brush and add a bit of Flamingo.
  • 4
    From template, cut out nose pattern, place it over burlap and cut out. Loosely paint nose Orange Sherbet. (Do not cover completely.) Let completely dry, then adhere to the snowman's face with glue.
  • 5
    From template, cut out hat pattern, place it over burlap and cut out. Using #10 falt brush, loosely paint hat Coastal Waters. (Do not cover completely.) Clean brush and paint fur and tip of hat Cotton Ball.
  • 6
    From template, cut out scarf pattern, place it over burlap and cut out. Using #10 flat brush, loosely paint scarf stripes, alternating between Coastal Waters and Apple Green. (Do not cover completely.)
  • 7
    Squirt dabs of Cotton Ball, Pink Cadillac, Flamingo and Apple Green onto canvas. Very loosely dab paint throughout canvas in fast motion to create muted effect.
  • 8
    Mix one part Cotton Ball with one part water. Using a 3/4 inch flat brush, paint over surface of canvas.
  • 9
    Using 3/4 inch flat brush, paint perimeter of canvas Cotton Ball (straight from the bottle, not mixed).
  • 10
    Cut out letters for Let It Snow from cardstock or fabric and adhere them to canvas with glue.
  • 11
    Layout snowman pieces as desired on canvas. Adhere with glue. (Optional: tie four knots in a strip of burlap. Adhere to back of canvas with craft glue to serve as hanger.)

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • DecoArt Americana Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Cotton Ball 104770357
  • DecoArt Americana Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Pink Cadillac 104770361
  • DecoArt Americana Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Flamingo 104770363
  • DecoArt Americana Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Apple Green 104770391
  • Art Supply Enterprises Canvas Premier 10 inch x 10 inch 104134585
  • DecoArt Americana Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Orange Sherbert 104770375
  • DecoArt Americana Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Coastal Waters 104770399
  • Fabric Editions 18 inch x 24 inch Fabric Burlap Natural 104216274
  • 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Cardstock or Fabric of Your Choice (see step 10)
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Flat Wash 3/4 104464133
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Synthetic Bristle Flat 10 104464393
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Synthetic Bristle Round 8 104464191
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Liner 1 104464145
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue 104148018
  • Scissors
  • Water Container
  • Palette or Plastic Plate
  • Paper Towels
Download Project Template