Walnut Hollow Spooky Clock

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by Chris Wallace, Walnut Hollow

Walnut Hollow Spooky Clock

It's that time of year again!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
    Note: you may find it helpful to watch the video on clock making provided near the top of this page.
  • 2
    Use large flat brush to apply 2 coats of Slate Grey. Sand lightly between coats with fine sandpaper. Let dry thoroughly.
  • 3
    Use wire cutters to remove shanks from buttons.
  • 4
    Place Glue Dots on back of decorative buttons and adhere to clock surface in place of clock numbers.
  • 5
    Following manufacturer's instructions on back of clock movement packaging, attach clock movement and hands.
  • 6
    Insert AA Battery and set clock.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Walnut Hollow Pine Round Clock Surface Small 7 inch x 7 inch 104147692
  • Walnut Hollow Clock Movement 3/4 inch and Hands 104141964
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Slate Grey 104106682 (2)
  • Dress It Up Halloween-Themed Buttons (at least two packs - whether you buy two different packs or two of the same is up to you)
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Synthetic Bristle Flat 4 104464403
  • Glue Dots Super Strength Dot XL 60 pc. 104752438
  • Panacea Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Fine Sandpaper
  • AA Battery