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Mint and Coral Deco Art Frames

Crafting Time:
  • 1-2 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Some Experience Necessary
Project Courtesy of: Plaid

Additional Information

Description

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Frames: 5"x7", 5"x7" wavy, 4"x6", 4"x6" wavy
  • Water container
  • Palette or plastic plate
  • Paper towels
  • Painter's Tape
  • 3/4" flat brush
  • No. 6 Flat Brush
  • Cosmetic sponges
  • Pencil
  • Trace and transfer paper
  • Herringbone stencil
  • Ruler
  • Pencil

DIRECTIONS:

Allow to dry between steps. Remove all backing, glass, etc. from all frames before beginning.

5"X7" Striped Frame
1.
Use a 3/4" flat Brush and basecoat the whole frame Coral Shell. Rinse brush. Allow to dry completely.
2.
Use painter's tape to evenly create vertical stripes. Press tape down firmly.
3.
Use a 3/4" flat brush and paint over the tape with Sweet Mint. Rinse brush. Remove tape.

5"X7" Wavy Frame
1.
Use a 3/4" flat brush with Sweet Mint to paint the whole top of frame, omitting outer edge and inner frame. Rinse brush.
2. Use No. 6 flat brush with Coral Shell and paint the inner frame and outer edge. Rinse brush.

4"x6" Polka Dot Frame
1.
Use a 3/4" flat brush with Sweet Mint and paint entire frame. Rinse brush. Allow to dry completely.
2. Use handle of No. 6 flat brush dipped in Coral Shell to add polka dots randomly to top of frame. Wipe off handle.

4"x6" Herringbone Frame
1.
Use a 3/4" flat brush with Coral Shell and paint the entire frame. Rinse brush. Allow to dry completely.
2. Use a herringbone stencil or create design with a pencil and ruler.
3. Use a No. 6 flat brush with Sweet mint to paint every other shape in the herringbone pattern. Rinse brush.

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