Fiskars Happiness Mixed Media Wall Art

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by Smitha Katti, Fiskars

Fiskars Happiness Mixed Media Wall Art

Mix different media to create wall art!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Use ruler and scissors to cut the desired amount of 3-1/2 inch squares from the Dark Hardwood Floor cardstock.
  • 3
    Arrange the squares on a large piece of watercolor paper. Adhere squares with Mod Podge.
  • 4
    Flip the watercolor paper over and cut off the pieces that come off the edge.
  • 5
    Add Medium Yellow and Fresh Foliage paints to the watercolor paper.
  • 6
    Cut several bird shapes from the cardstock within the Nostalgic Essentials package. Cut some frame shapes using the Midnight cardstock and Brackets/Journal template. Cut some flowers from the Large Roses cardstock (if you like, color the roses with the Red marker for a project with more color). Adhere the shapes to the watercolor paper with Mod Podge.
  • 7
    Add desired saying with the Gold stickers (as shown, this is "Happiness" in the project).
  • 8
    Add some doodling in desired shapes and locations with the Black and Neon Pink markers on the watercolor paper.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Fiskars Multi-Purpose Scissors 8 inch 104238659
  • Fiskars Shape Template Bracket/Journal 104511370
  • Strathmore Watercolor Paper Pad 18 inch x 24 inch 12 pc. 104127441
  • Bird Patterned Cardstock (found in Authentique 12 inch x 12 inch Paper Pad Nostalgic Essentials 104781934)
  • American Crafts Cardstock 12 inch x 12 inch Dark Hardwood Floor 104814522 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 12 inch x 12 inch Midnight 104059156 (2)
  • American Crafts Cardstock 12 inch x 12 inch Large Roses 104814832 (2)
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Medium Yellow 104107545
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Fresh Foliage 104107668
  • Sharpie Permanent Fine Point Marker Neon Pink 104762582
  • Sharpie Permanent Fine Point Marker Black 104128524
  • Sharpie Permanent Medium Point Oil Based Opaque Paint Marker Red 100386270 (optional - see step 6)
  • American Crafts Thickers Foam Alphabet Stickers Friends Gold 104791707
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Synthetic Bristle Flat 6 104464405
  • Ruler