DecoArt Owl in Birch Canvases

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by DecoArt Design Team

DecoArt Owl in Birch Canvases

Whooooo knows better than the DecoArt Owl in Birch Canvases how to brighten a room?

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paints. You may want to practice your technique or check your color by first making a smaller sample print on cardstock.
  • 2
    Download project template, increasing the template's size if needed before printing.
  • 3
    Basecoat both canvases Marigold. Let dry.
  • 4
    Use tracing and transfer paper to transfer pattern on the template to canvas.
  • 5
    Paint tree trunks and branches Light Buttermilk using 3/4 inch flat brush.
  • 6
    Paint leaves randomly in Dark Chocolate, Tuscan Red, and Jack-O'-Lantern Orange using #8 round brush.
  • 7
    Paint owl body Dark Chocolate with #8 round brush.
  • 8
    Paint owl feet and beak Jack-O'-Lantern Orange with #8 round brush.
  • 9
    Use #8 round brush to create lines on trees with Dark Chocolate.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Art Supply Enterprises Canvas Studio 8 inch x 8 inch 104134559 (2)
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Dark Chocolate 104106680 (2)
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Light Buttermilk 104106610 (2)
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Jack-O'-Lantern 104106646 (2)
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Tuscan Red 104521645 (2)
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Marigold 104106627 (3)
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Flat Wash 3/4 104464133
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Synthetic Bristle Round 8 104464191
  • Nicole™ Crafts Econo Tracing Pad 9 inch x 12 inch 30 pc. 104135777
  • Nicole™ Crafts Transfer Paper 9 inch x 13 inch White 4 pc. 104111939
  • Cardstock (optional - see step 1)
  • Water Container for Rinsing Brushes
  • Palette or Plastic Plate
  • Paper Towels or Cloths for Cleanup
  • Pencil
Download Project Template