Plaid® Graphic Leaves Glass Jar

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by Plaid® Design Team

Plaid® Graphic Leaves Glass Jar

Autumn colors combined with a graphic leaf motif change a simple glass jar into a beautiful container for your home. Make the Harvest Pumpkins Clay Pot and Harvest Argyle Wooden Tray for a coordinating set.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Wash jar with soap and water. Use rubbing alcohol to remove any residue.
  • 2
    Tape off band in middle of container and the part of the lid you want painted in Coffee Latte. Apply several coats of Coffee Latte to lid and taped off band. Let dry.
  • 3
    Remove tape carefully (using X-ACTO knife) so that no paint comes off.
  • 4
    Place leaf pattern under stencil material and cut with craft knife on cutting surface.
  • 5
    Tape stencil over color band and apply Cardinal Red with foam pouncer. Let dry or apply heat from hair dryer to cure enough to place next leaf design. Repeat this step alternating between the Pueblo, Citrus Green and Cardinal Red colors.
  • 6
    Paint leaf detail with liner brush in Parchment.
  • 7
    Apply all dot detail by using opposite end of paint brush dipped in Parchment.
  • 8
    Allow paint to dry based on bottle instructions.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Plaid® FolkArt® Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Parchment 104769927
  • Plaid® FolkArt® Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Cardinal Red 104770039
  • Plaid® FolkArt® Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Pueblo 104770043
  • Plaid® FolkArt® Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Coffee Latte 104769933
  • Plaid® FolkArt® Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Citrus Green 104769951
  • Nicole™ Crafts 4-1/2 inch Glass Jar with Lid 104580175
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foam Pouncer 3 pc. Mini 104110702
  • Loew-Cornell® Taklon Brush Liner 1 104548626
  • Loew-Cornell® Taklon Brush Round 4 104548600
  • 3M™ 3/4 inch x 60 yard Painter Masking Tape 104148328
  • X-ACTO® No. 2 Knife Set with Replacement Blades 104135127
  • Stencil Ease 6 inch x 18 inch Stencil Blank 2 pc. 104114415
  • Fiskars® Self-Healing Craft Mat 12 inch x 18 inch 104678813
  • Paper Towels
  • Foam Plates
  • Water Basin
  • Hair Dryer (optional)
  • Rubbing Alcohol
  • Soap
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