Delta Ceramcoat Cock-A-Doodle-Do Rooster Canvas

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by Chris Myer Williams, Plaid

Delta Ceramcoat Cock-A-Doodle-Do Rooster Canvas

The Delta Ceramcoat Cock-A-Doodle-Do Rooster Canvas can be a great addition to your kitchen!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:3 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Let paint and crackle medium 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
    Measure and mark a two inch border at the top and bottom of the canvas. Paint this border Seminole Green. After this paint has dried, reapply color.
  • 4
    Measure and paint a 1-1/2 inch border along both vertical sides of the canvas. Paint this border using the slip slap method and Ulta Blue and Butter Cream.
  • 5
    Measure a 1/2 inch border running horizontal just above and below the Light Foliage Greenborder. Paint this border White.
  • 6
    Paint remaining square Dark Brown. After this paint has dried, reapply color.
  • 7
    Apply medium following package directions and top with Butter Cream.
  • 8
    Use transfer and tracing paper to transfer pattern from the template onto canvas.
  • 9
    Paint rooster body Empire Gold, shade with Dark Brown and highlight with Butter Cream.
  • 10
    Paint rooster head feathers Butter Cream and shade with Dark Brown.
  • 11
    Using Cardinal Red, paint comb and waddle. Highlight with Tangerine and shade with Dark Brown.
  • 12
    Paint eye area Tangerine and eye Empire Gold. Outline eye with Dark Brown. Highlight eye with White.
  • 13
    Body feathers are painted with both Cardinal Red and Tangerine. Tail feathers are Ultra Blue and White.
  • 14
    Paint the rooster’s legs and feet Empire Gold shaded with Dark Brown.
  • 15
    Using Seminole Green, paint a small patch of ground.
  • 16
    Add a touch of Dark Brown to the corners of the rooster square.
  • 17
    Paint sunflower petals Empire Gold and highlight a few petals with White or Butter Cream.
  • 18
    Paint sunflower center with a polka dot of Dark Brown.
  • 19
    The leaves and stem are painted using Seminole Green.
  • 20
    Paint the squares Dark Brown.
  • 21
    Add a Cardinal Red circle at the connecting square corners.
  • 22
    Paint a Light Foliage Greenpolka dot in the center of the red circle.
  • 23
    Paint every other small square Cardinal Red.
  • 24
    Paint a dash – dot – dash border of Cardinal Red around each section. If desired, apply a coat or two of finish to seal and protect your project. (Make sure paint is completely dry before applying.)

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:3 hours

Project Supplies

  • Art Supply Enterprises Canvas Studio 11 inch x 14 inch 104134555
  • Delta Ceramcoat Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Light Foliage Green 104106968 (4)
  • Delta Ceramcoat Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Ultra Blue 104106828 (3)
  • Delta Ceramcoat Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Empire Gold 104106901 (2)
  • Delta Ceramcoat Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Tangerine 104106831 (2)
  • Delta Ceramcoat Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Dark Brown 104106840 (2)
  • Delta Ceramcoat Acrylic Paint 2 oz. White 104106948 (2)
  • Delta Ceramcoat Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Cardinal Red 104106860 (2)
  • Delta Ceramcoat Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Butter Cream 104106959 (2)
  • 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
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 8 104118910
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 12 104118907
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Liner Size 1 104118916
  • Delta Ceramcoat Crackle Finish 104114069 (optional - see last step)
  • Container for Water
  • Paper Towels
  • Foam Plate or Palette
  • Ruler
  • Pencil
  • Cardstock (optional - see step 1)