DecoArt® Pumpkin Plaque

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by DecoArt® Design Team

DecoArt® Pumpkin Plaque

Add a little fall flair to your walls with this adorable pumpkin plaque.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Remove product label from plaque before beginning project. Refer to project photo for design placement.
  • 2
    Use ¾ inch flat brush and Green Tea to basecoat entire plaque. Rinse brush. Let completely dry.
  • 3
    Use sandpaper and scuff up edges. Repeat as desired.
  • 4
    Use pencil to trace and transfer pattern to top of board right under handle.
  • 5
    Use #3 round brush with Hauser Light Green to paint shadows. Rinse brush.
  • 6
    Use same brush with Burnt Orange to paint words and scrolls. Rinse brush.
  • 7
    Use pencil and ruler to measure burlap to 3 inch x 6 inch. Cut out burlap with scissors.
  • 8
    Use glue gun to attach burlap to plaque just below word Fall. Glue button to each corner of burlap.
  • 9
    Use #6 flat brush to paint medium circle in center of burlap using Jack-O’-Lantern Orange. Rinse brush.
  • 10
    Use #3 round brush to paint stem and leaf on circle using Hauser Light Green. Rinse brush.
  • 11
    Use same brush with Light Cinnamon to make lines on pumpkin. Rinse brush.
  • 12
    Use same brush with Burnt Orange to shade pumpkin outline and next to Light Cinnamon lines. Rinse brush.
  • 13
    Use same brush with Avocado to outline stem and leaf.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Burnt Orange 104106607
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Avocado 104106673
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Light Cinnamon 104106590
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Hauser Light Green 104106597
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Jack-O'-Lantern 104106646
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Green Tea 104521647
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Cutting Board 4 ¼ inch x 11 inch 104149204
  • Loew-Cornell® Soft Comfort Brush Flat 3/4 inch 104548676
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Shader Size 6 104618376
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Round Size 3 104118922
  • Nicole™ Crafts Solid Burlap Ribbon No. 9 1-1/2 inch x 5 yard 104745602
  • Loew-Cornell® White Transfer Paper 9 inch x 13 inch 4 pc. 104548578
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder® All Purpose Stik™ Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Medium-sized buttons (color of choice)
  • Sandpaper
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
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