DecoArt® Reindeer Plate

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by DecoArt® Design Team

DecoArt® Reindeer Plate

Making the DecoArt® Reindeer Plate is just about as simple as any other reindeer game you may know of.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Remove product label on plate before beginning project. Refer to project photo for design placement. Allow to dry between painting steps.
  • 2
    Use 3/4 flat brush to basecoat outer rim Snow White and inner circle Santa Red. Let completely dry.
  • 3
    Download and print project template. Use pencil to trace and transfer reindeer design on Santa Red inner circle
  • 4
    Trace the damask design onto each of the four corners an equal distance apart from each other and an equal distance from the border of the plate (it may be easier to think of the corners as north, south, east and west). Then trace other damask designs about an inch apart from the design at each of the four corners. Place a dot halfway between each damask design.
  • 5
    Use the 6 flat brush to fill in reindeer with thin coats of Snow White.
  • 6
    Use the 3 round brush and Snow White to paint antlers. Rinse brush.
  • 7
    Use same brush and Santa Red to fill border designs.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Snow (Titanium) White 104106580 (2)
  •   DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Santa Red 104106615 (2)
  • Walnut Hollow™ Basswood Round Plate 5 inch x 11-1/2 inch 104147264
  • Loew-Cornell® Soft Comfort Brush Flat 3/4 inch 104548676
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Synthetic Bristle Flat 6 104464405
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Round Size 3 104118922
  • Loew-Cornell® White Transfer Paper 9 inch x 13 inch 4 pc. 104548578
  • Pencil
  • Palette or Plastic Plate to Use as Palette
  • Water and Water Container (to rinse brushes)
  • Paper Towels (to dry brushes)
  • Ruler
Download Project Template