Plaid Father's Day Fix-Up Sign

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by Kristen Jones, Plaid

Plaid Father's Day Fix-Up Sign

Show Dad how grateful you are for his willingness to tackle the to-do list with this hand-painted sign!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Paint the largest piece of scrap wood with Look at Me Blue and let dry.
  • 3
    Paint medium piece of wood with Moon Yellow on the top and Vivid Orange on the bottom, blend in the center overlapping colors.
  • 4
    Paint smallest piece with Citrus Green and Moon Yellow, blending in the center. Let dry.
  • 5
    Lay the pieces of wood together as shown and nail everything together.
  • 6
    Paint stars with Wicker White and small round brush onto Citrus Green piece.
  • 7
    Add a sentiment with the marker. Cut about a yard of jute. Tie jute string to ribbons to hang. Trim off any excess jute.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Plaid FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Wicker White 104769925
  • Plaid FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Vivid Orange 104769929
  • Plaid FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Moon Yellow 104769943
  • Plaid FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Citrus Green 104769951
  • Plaid FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Look at Me Blue 104769967
  • 3 Pieces of Craft Wood of Differing Sizes (such as Midwest Products Plywood 9 mm x 12 inch x 24 inch 104146826 and Midwest Products Plywood 9 mm x 6 inch x 12 inch 104141409 and Midwest Products Basswood Sheet 3/16 inch x 3 inch x 24 inch 104141400)
  • Darice 3 ply 28-1/2 lb Natural Jute 104243963
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Synthetic Bristle Round 2 104465187
  • Sharpie Permanent Paint Marker Fine Point Black 104128524
  • Hammer
  • Nails
  • Scissors