Plaid FolkArt State Corkboard

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by Kindra Boroff, Plaid

Plaid FolkArt State Corkboard

Show some love for your favorite state!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Basecoat the pallet in Bark Brown. Rub petroleum jelly on the edges and where you would want the Bark Brown to show thru.
  • 3
    Basecoat the pallet in Wicker White. Allow the pallet to dry completely.
  • 4
    Find an image of the state you are designing this project for. (Try looking online, old books and/or maps.) Use the marker to trace the state onto the cork. Cut out the state. Paint the state with Daffodil Yellow.
  • 5
    Paint a heart on the state in Apple Red.
  • 6
    Sand the pallet, focusing on the areas where the petroleum jelly was applied.
  • 7
    Glue the cork state to the pallet with E6000.
  • 8
    Trim excess cork, if needed, with the craft knife.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Plaid FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Wicker White 104769925 (2)
  • Plaid FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Bark Brown 104769935 (2)
  • Plaid FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Apple Red 104770041
  • Plaid FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Daffodil Yellow 104769945
  • Mega Brands Cork Roll 32 inch x 2 inch x 4 inch 104420335
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Tight Pallet 14 inch 104784103
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Wash Size 1 104118913
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 6 104618376
  • Sharpie Permanent Fine Point Marker Black 104128524
  • E6000 MV Industrial Strength Craft Adhesive 7 oz. 104148182
  • X-ACTO Precision Instruments No. 1 Knife 104135101
  • Old Books or Maps (see step 4)
  • Petroleum Jelly
  • Sandpaper
  • Scissors