Plaid FolkArt Beach Patrol Lifeguard Chair

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by Plaid® Design Team

Plaid FolkArt Beach Patrol Lifeguard Chair

Think of warm and sunny days ahead, or perhaps a favorite vacation, with the Plaid FolkArt Beach Patrol Lifeguard Chair!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time.
  • 2
    In a small paper cup, mix 1 part water to one part Coffee Bean. Apply this mixture as a stain over entire wood chair and drapery ring. Allow to dry completely.
  • 3
    Rub petroleum jelly in areas you want to look distressed.
  • 4
    Paint the entire wood chair and drapery ring Wicker White. Allow to dry.
  • 5
    Lightly sand the wood chair and drapery ring to distress; removing paint from the areas where petroleum jelly had been applied.
  • 6
    Rub petroleum jelly in areas you want to look distressed.
  • 7
    Wipe with a paper towel to remove sanding dust.
  • 8
    Paint 3/4 inch Cardinal Red stripes on the drapery ring as shown.
  • 9
    Wrap jute around the ring and hot glue in place to the back.
  • 10
    Paint the entire wood chair and drapery ring Wicker White. Allow to dry.
  • 11
    Using a pencil, lightly write the words “Beach Patrol” to the front of the chair; then paint Licorice over the words.
  • 12
    Hot glue ring wood drapery ring to front of wood chair.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Wicker White 104107634
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Cardinal Red 104107510
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Bark Brown 104770149
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Licorice 104107658
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Lifeguard Chair 12 inch 104781197
  • Darice 3 ply 28-1/2 lb Natural Jute 104243963
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Petroleum Jelly
  • Sandpaper
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Wash Size 1 104118913
  • Nicole™ Crafts Stencil Brush 3/4 inch 104114463
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 6 104618376
  • Number 1 Script Liner Brush
  • 3M 3/4 inch x 60 yard Masking Tape 104148306
  • Unfinished 2-3/4 inch Wood Drapery Ring
  • Pencil
  • Paper Cup (for mixing paints)
  • Paper Towel