Nicole™ Crafts Paradise Sign

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by Karen Fennimore, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Paradise Sign

Create that comforting feeling that comes from visiting the shore in the summertime.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Paint center of sign, bottom of boat, sail and center of lighthouse Snow (Titanium) White. Let dry.
  • 3
    Cut out letters spelling PARADISE from vinyl transfers. Center letters on sign 1-1/2 inch from left side. Attach letters to sign according to package instructions.
  • 4
    Paint top half of sign Baby Blue and bottom half Sea Breeze. Blend in center.
  • 5
    Paint bottom left corner and bottom of lighthouse Sand.
  • 6
    When dry, carefully remove vinyl letters.
  • 7
    Paint Snow (Titanium) White waves along Sand and Sea Breeze section of sign. Use liner brush to paint on seagulls in Baby Blue area.
  • 8
    Paint roof and stripes on lighthouse and stripe on sailboat Tuscan Red.
  • 9
    Paint top of sailboat and mast and base of lighthouse Slate Grey.
  • 10
    Paint light Bright Yellow and Lamp (Ebony) Black as shown.
  • 11
    Paint lighthouse door and sail sections Bright Orange.
  • 12
    Paint Fawn stones on lighthouse base and trim around sign. Paint a Milk Chocolate door frame.
  • 13
    Use pouncer and Bright Yellow and Bright Orange paint to create a sun in upper right hand side of sign.
  • 14
    Water down Milk Chocolate and brush over edges of sailboat, lighthouse and frame to shade.
  • 15
    Brush on Iridescent glitter glue over Snow (Titanium) White sections of lighthouse and sailboat. Let dry.
  • 16
    Glue lighthouse and sailboat to sign.
  • 17
    Glue jute around frame.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Plaque 6-1/2 inch x 14 inch 104784089
  • Nicole™ Crafts Layered Wood Lighthouse 5-1/2 inch 104786412
  • Nicole™ Crafts Layered Wood Sailboat 6 inch 104786416
  • Nicole™ Crafts Trendy Expressions Vinyl Transfer Pattern Sheet Alphabet Font Cartoon 5 pc. 104786817
  • Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Glue 4 oz. Iridescent 104277431
  • Darice 3 ply 28-1/2 lb Natural Jute 104243963
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Snow (Titanium) White 104106580
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lamp (Ebony) Black 104106681
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Slate Grey 104106682
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Bright Yellow 104106644
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Bright Orange 104106645
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Milk Chocolate 104106618
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Fawn 104106657
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Sand 104106665
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Baby Blue 104106668
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Sea Breeze 104521657
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Tuscan Red 104521645
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Angle Shader Size 3/8 inch 104118890
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Liner Size 2 104118918
  • Nicole™ Crafts Stencil Foam Pouncer 3 pc. Medium 104110703
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Scissors