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Burgundy Snowflake Outfit

Crafting Time:
  • Over 5 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: DecoArt Inc
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Description

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • DecoArt® Traditions Artist Acrylics: Light Violet, Permanent Alizarin Crimson, Opaque White
  • Americana® Acrylics: Snow (Titanium) White
  • Americana® Mediums: Fabric Painting Medium
  • Traditions Artist Acrylic Brushes: 3/0 liner, 6 filbert
  • Triple Thick Brush-on Gloss Glaze
  • Triple Thick Gloss Glaze
  • Hat
  • Corduroy skirt with pockets
  • Belt with fabric or leather wrapped buckle
  • Denim jacket
  • Three wooden dowels
  • Waxed cotton 6-string necklace
  • 2-1/2" thick wooden bangle
  • Three 1" wooden discs
  • Fabric shoes
  • Two 4" square denim fabric swatches
  • Jewelry drill
  • Needle and thread
  • Scissors
  • Two stainless steel earring hooks
  • Two 3" steel wires
  • Two steel jump rings
  • Water container
  • Palette or plastic plate
  • Paper towels

DIRECTIONS:

Hat
1.
Mix Permanent Alizarin Crimson and Light Violet each together with Fabric Painting Medium. Use #6 filbert brush to paint both flat sides of one 1" wooden disc.
2. On edge of disc, use only Permanent Alizarin Crimson.
3. On one side, paint snowflake using 3/0 liner brush and Opaque White.
4. Drill two holes in middle of painted disc just like button.
5. Use Triple Thick Gloss Glaze to put thick coat on top of snowflake shape side. (This will protect paint from wear and tear.)
6. Allow to dry. Paint both sides of “button" with Triple Thick.
7. Fold denim swatches in half and then in half again. Holding folded end with fingers, cut into petal shape on loose ends.
8. Mix both Permanent Alizarin Crimson and Light Violet together with Fabric Painting Medium. Use 3/0 liner brush to paint lines down middle of each petal and dots around edges of flower with each color.
9. With needle and thread, sew together base of each petal and then sew petal together.
10. Sew painted wooden disc and petals onto hat.

Skirt
1.
Mix Permanent Alizarin Crimson and Light Violet together with Fabric Painting Medium. Use #6 filbert brush to paint seams down sides of pockets.
2. Using 3/0 liner brush and Opaque White, paint snowflake shape on front pocket. Allow to dry.
3. Once dry, add another coat.
4. Using 3/0 liner brush and Opaque White, paint very tiny snowflake shape on bottom of pocket on other side. Apply two coats and allow to dry.

Belt
1.
Mix Permanent Alizarin Crimson and Light Violet together.
2. Use mixture and #6 filbert brush to paint buckle.
3. Use 3/0 liner brush to paint circle around each belt hole.
4. Use Triple Thick Gloss Glaze to put thick coat on top of buckle and circles.
5. Allow to dry.

Jacket
1.
Mix Permanent Alizarin Crimson and Light Violet together.
2. Use mix and #6 filbert brush to paint along seam line on chest of jacket.
3. On buttons, paint snowflake shapes with 3/0 liner brush and Opaque White. Allow to dry.
4. Use Triple Thick Gloss Glaze to seal Opaque White snowflakes on buttons. This will protect paint from wear and tear.
5. Allow to dry.

Necklace
1.
Mix the DecoArt® Traditions Permanent Alizarian Crimson and the DecoArt Traditions Light Violet together.
2. Use the Filbert Brush to paint all the way around the dowels.
3. On the ends use only the paint color Permanent Alizarian Crimson.
4. On two of the dowels paint using the Liner Brush and the DecoArt® Traditions Opaque White, half of a snowflake shape. Leave one plain.
5. Use the Triple Thick glaze to put a thick coat on one end of all the dowels. This will protect the paint from wear and tear.
6. Allow to dry. Flip over and repeat on the other ends and allow to dry.
7. Stick the dowels on paintbrushes and paint the round exteriors.
8. Add another coat and allow to dry.
9. String the necklace through the dowels. Put the plain dowel in the middle.

Bangle
1.
Mix Permanent Alizarin Crimson and Light Violet together.
2. Use #6 filbert brush and mixture to paint entire wooden bangle.
3. Using 3/0 liner brush and Opaque White, paint snowflake shape.
4. Use Triple Thick Gloss Glaze to put thick coat on outside of bangle. Hang to dry so that it doesnʼt get marks in glaze.
5. Use Triple Thick Gloss Glaze to put thick coat on inside of bangle. Allow to dry and repeat.

Earrings
1.
Mix Permanent Alizarin Crimson and Light Violet together.
2. Use #6 filbert brush to paint both flat sides of two 1" wooden discs.
3. On edge, use only Permanent Alizarin Crimson.
4. On flat sides of discs paint snowflake shape using 3/0 liner brush and Opaque White.
5. Drill hole in top of each wooden disc.
6. Use Triple Thick Gloss Glaze to put thick coat on top of snowflake. This will protect paint from wear and tear. Allow to dry.
7. Paint sides of discs with Triple Thick Gloss Glaze and allow to dry.
8. Push wire through holes and fold in half. Loop ends.
9. Add jump rings to loops and earring hooks.

Shoes
1.
Clean shoes and allow to dry.
2. With 3/0 liner brush, paint snowflake on front side of right shoe using Snow White mixed with Fabric Painting Medium.
3. With same brush, paint smaller snowflake on back side of left shoe using Snow White.
4. Allow both shoes to dry.
5. Add another coat to both shoes; allow to dry.

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