Plaid FolkArt Breast Cancer Awareness Framed Collage

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by Plaid Design Team

Plaid FolkArt Breast Cancer Awareness Framed Collage

A collage to inspire and support those affected by breast cancer.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Cut a 5 inch x 7 inch background from cardstock.
  • 3
    Select coordinating embellishments (there are a few suggestions under supplies) and coat desired embellishments with Hologram. When dry, arrange and place embellishments on background paper with double stick tape. Leave areas where you can add your inspirational words and ribbons.
  • 4
    Clean glass with alcohol and assemble frame.
  • 5
    If you are not using a Pink frame, paint it Baby Pink and let dry. If you are using a Pink frame, move onto step 6.
  • 6
    Using the #2 flat brush loaded with Magenta, paint breast cancer awareness ribbon on one corner of the frame. Allow to dry and using same brush, paint inspirational words of your choice such as Faith or Hope. Allow to dry.
  • 7
    Load the liner with Baby Pink and paint inside the Magenta areas on the ribbon and words for highlights. Pick up a bit of Wicker White and paint a few extra strokes on top of the Baby Pink strokes for extra highlights.
  • 8
    Assemble burlap flowers and ribbon for outside of frame. Secure to frame with glue. Enamels will cure in 21 days.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Plaid FolkArt Enamels Paint 2 oz. Wicker White 104108361
  • Plaid FolkArt Extreme Glitter 2 oz. Hologram 104547986
  • Plaid FolkArt Enamels Paint 2 oz. Baby Pink 104108363
  • Plaid FolkArt Enamels Paint 2 oz. Butler Magenta 104108364
  • Coordinating Piece of Cardstock
  • 5 inch x 7 inch Pink Frame or 5 inch x 7 inch White Frame of Your Choice
  • Embellishments (such as Nicole™ Crafts Bling It Adhesive Rhinestones 6 mm 247 pc. Hot Pink 104775700 and/or Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Tulle 6 inch x 10 yard Pink 104733896 and/or Nicole™ Crafts Trim-it 2 foot Rose with Pearl Pink 104787990 and/or Blumenthal Lansing Favorite Findings Big Bag of Buttons Pink 104605313)
  • Petaloo Textured Elements Burlap Blossoms Pink 104807037
  • Offray Spool O' Ribbon Pink 104188396
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 8 104118910
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 2 104118908
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Liner Size 1 104118916
  • Beacon Quick Grip All-Purpose Permanent Adhesive 2 oz. 104290188
  • Paper Plate or Palette
  • Paper Towels
  • Water Basin
  • Rubbing Alcohol
  • Scissors