Plaid Apple Barrel Beach Trip Clipboard

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by Kindra Boroff, Plaid

Plaid Apple Barrel Beach Trip Clipboard

A fun way to keep track of all the things you want to do on vacation!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Allow paint and Mod Podge to dry between steps. Project time does not include this drying time.
  • 2
    Remove the clip from the board.
  • 3
    Cut a piece of kraft wrap that is 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch. Crinkle it and decoupage to the front of the clipboard with Mod Podge.
  • 4
    Paint the front of the board with different shades of Caribbean mixed with White.
  • 5
    Cut a 5 inch x 8-1/2 inch pocket and paint with Caribbean with a small amount White mixed in.
  • 6
    Cut a 3 inch x 8-1/2 inch pocket. Add more White to the Blue mixture from step 5 and paint.
  • 7
    Cut a 2 inch x 8-1/2 inch pocket. Add more White to the mixture from step 5 and paint.
  • 8
    Cut a wave into the top of each paper pocket. Glue the pockets to the front of the clipboard.
  • 9
    Mix Banana and Apricot. Paint the sun and rays with this mixture.
  • 10
    Add a smiley face to the sun with Black and outline the sun and the rays. Using a dry brush, age the edge of the clipboard with a small amount of Black.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Plaid Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Banana 104107333
  • Plaid Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Caribbean 100368307
  • Plaid Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint 2 oz. White 104107351
  • Plaid Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Black 104107352
  • Plaid Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Apricot 104107414
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Clipboard 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch 104141671
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 4 104118909
  • 3M Kraft Brown Postal Wrap 2-1/2 yard x 4 yard 104148534
  • Plaid Mod Podge Waterbase Sealer Glue and Finish 8 oz. Matte 104107932
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue 104148018
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Pencil