DecoArt Zebra on a Wall Canvas

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by DecoArt Design Team

DecoArt Zebra on a Wall Canvas

Few things can be black, white and colorful, but the DecoArt Zebra on a Wall Canvas is a cute exception. It will make a fun addition to your child's décor!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Let paint and sealer dry between applications. Project time does not include this drying time. 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
    Use transfer and tracing paper to transfer pattern from the template onto canvas.
  • 4
    Use flat brush and equal mixture of Snow (Titanium) White and Sour Apple to paint background of canvas.
  • 5
    Paint zebra Snow (Titanium) White and inner ears Bubblegum Pink.
  • 6
    Use round brush and Lamp (Ebony) Black to paint outer ears and stripe pattern on zebra. Use the photo for reference, if needed.
  • 7
    Thin Light Cinnamon with water and use flat brush to paint shading in inner ear and around edge of zebra neck and head, with darkest paint mixture along edges and fading inward by blending with wet brush.
  • 8
    Refer to photo and use Shiny Black fabric paint to paint nostril, dot for eye and uneven lines for hair.
  • 9
    Spray canvas with sealer.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Art Supply Enterprises Canvas Studio 11 inch x 14 inch 104134555
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Snow (Titanium) White 104106580 (3)
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lamp (Ebony) Black 104106681
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Light Cinnamon 104106590
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Bubblegum Pink 104521679
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Sour Apple 104521655 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dimensional Fabric Paint 1.25 oz. Shiny Black 104762901
  • DecoArt Americana 12 oz. Sealer Spray Gloss 104549582
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Flat Wash 3/4 104464133
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Synthetic Bristle Round 6 104464189
  • 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