Plaid Folk Art Frankie & the Mrs. Glass Vases

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by Jane Chandler, Plaid

Plaid Folk Art Frankie & the Mrs. Glass Vases

A welcome addition to any Halloween party!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Frankie:
    Use 2 inch flat brush and quickly apply Fresh Foliage in a cross-hatch pattern over outside of hurricane.
    Use 1-1/4 inch spouncer and Wicker White to paint dots for eyes.
    Block off bottom half of eye with paper scrap and use 1-1/4 inch spouncer and Yellow Citron to paint over top half of each eye.
    Use 1/4 inch spouncer and Licorice to paint eye pupil at center of each circle.
    Use #6 flat/shader brush and Licorice to paint eyelash line on each eye.
    Use #6 flat/shader brush and Engine Red to paint jagged line for mouth.
    Use liner brush and Licorice to paint nose and stitch lines on face.
    Use liner brush and Engine Red to paint bloodshot lines on eyes.
    Use 2 inch flat brush and Licorice to paint hair stripe approximately 3/4 down on each side of vase; paint jagged lengths for bangs.
    Use #6 flat/shader brush and Fresh Foliage to paint lines for screw and caps at each side over edge of hair line.
  • 2
    The Mrs:
    Use 2 inch flat brush and quickly apply Violet Pansy in a cross-hatch pattern over outside of vase.
    Use 3/4 inch spouncer and Wicker White to paint dots for eyes.
    Use 1/4 inch spouncer and Fresh Foliage to paint iris in center of each eye.
    Use #6 flat/shader/flat and Engine Red to paint heart shape for mouth.
    Use end of paintbrush handle dipped into Licorice to paint dots at center of irises for pupils.
    Use 6 flat/shader and Licorice to paint peaked eyebrows over eyes.
    Use liner brush and Licorice to paint eyeliner, stitch lines, nose and mouth line.
    Use 2 inch flat brush and Licorice to paint hair stripe down 3/4 at each side, and frame face details with curved edge of hair at sides and top. Use 12 flat and light coat of Wicker White to paint hair streaks over Licorice hair.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Plaid FolkArt Enamels Paint 2 oz. Wicker White 104108361
  • Plaid FolkArt Enamels Paint 2 oz. Engine Red 104108366
  • Plaid FolkArt Enamels Paint 2 oz. Licorice 104108390
  • Plaid FolkArt Enamels Paint 2 oz. Violet Pansy 104108387
  • Plaid FolkArt Enamels Paint 2 oz. Fresh Foliage 104108377
  • 4 inch x 6 inch Glass Hurricane
  • Glass Vase
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Liner 0 104464143
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Synthetic Bristle Flat 2 104464400
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Synthetic Bristle Flat 12 104464395
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Synthetic Bristle Flat 6 104464405
  • 1/4 inch Spouncer
  • 1-1/4 inch Spouncer
  • 3/4 inch Spouncer
  • Paper Scraps