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DecoArt Chevron Bulletin Board
Brighten a dorm or bedroom with a chevron-patterned bulletin board and customized thumbtacks.
- Time:2 hours
1Project time does not include drying time for neither the sealer nor the paint. Project time also does not include time to bake clay.
2Seal entire bulletin board with Multi-Purpose Sealer. Let dry.
3Divide bulletin board in four equal sections on 11 inch side. With pencil, lightly draw straight lines to divide each section. With ruler measure down 3 inch on second and fourth sections and make small mark on line. Start drawing zigzag lines, spacing them out 1-1/2 inch to produce chevron pattern.
4Paint wide chevron stripes in Cadmium Yellow, Lavender, Bright Orange, Carousel Pink and Sour Apple. (Each color will need at least two coats.)
5Spray with Americana Matte Spray Sealer when paint is dry.
6To make custom thumbtacks, roll out clay to 1/4 inch thickness. Cut out three medium circles and bake according to the package's directions. When cool, paint with coordinating Americana Acrylics. (Option: paint flowers or other design on circles). Seal with Americana Matte Spray Sealer.