Walnut Hollow Where's the Cake Sign

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by Chris Wallace, Walnut Hollow

Walnut Hollow Where's the Cake Sign

Point your party guests in the right direction for a sweet treat!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the paint nor the glue.
  • 2
    Following directions on the Blue Chalkboard Paint, apply one coat to the market sign using a large flat brush. Let dry for 1 hour.
  • 3
    Mix an equal amount of Burnt Umber paint and water to create a “stain”. Use large flat brush to stain the stake part of the market sign.
  • 4
    After one hour dry time, apply a second coat of Blue Chalkboard Paint using a large flat brush. Dry overnight.
  • 5
    Write CAKE or other desired sentiment on sign using chalk or chalk ink pen.
  • 6
    Use wire cutters to remove stems from flowers and adhere to market sign. Dry flat.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Walnut Hollow Rustic Market Sign 11 inch x 13 inch 104781039
  • Martha Stewart Crafts 6 oz. Multi-Surface Chalkboard Acrylic Paint Blue 104588733
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Burnt Umber 104106679
  • Marvy Uchida Bistro Chalk Marker White 104785764 or Crayola Chalk White 104258500
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 8 104118910
  • Nicole™ Crafts Flower Stems of Your Choice
  • Panacea Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Tombow Mono Multi Liquid Glue 0.88 oz. 104402499