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Angel Trio Chalkboards

By: Donna Dewberry

Use the little ones' handprints to create festive holiday décor!

At a Glance:

#5796 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Apple Barrel Craft Paint Logo
  • Ceramcoat Logo
supplies

Delta Ceramcoat ® Acrylic Paint - Fleshtone, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.49
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Plaid ® Wood Surfaces - Chalkboard Frame

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $3.99
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Apple Barrel ® Colors - Turquoise, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
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Apple Barrel ® Colors - Melted Chocolate, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
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Apple Barrel ® Colors - White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
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Apple Barrel ® Colors - Black, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
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Apple Barrel ® Colors - Pure Gold, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
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Apple Barrel ® Colors - China Blue, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
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instructions

Other Supplies

2 ½” Black Ribbon, Hot glue, Painters tape, 1 ½” wood circles, ¼” Pale Yellow ribbon, ¼” Gold ribbon, Iron, Spray Starch, Bamboo Skewers, White Candle

Instructions

  1. Basecoat the chalkboard frames with Melted Chocolate. When the paint is dry rub the candle along the edges and areas where you want it distressed.
  2. Basecoat the frames with White. Lightly sand the distressed areas.
  3. Tape off 2” sections on each corner of the frame and paint with Pure Gold.
  4. With your child’s hand and White, Press the handprints on the chalkboards to create the wings.
  5. With painters tape, mask off a triangle for the angels dress and paint with China Blue.
  6. Tape off smaller triangles for the sleeves and lightly dry brush the edges with Turquoise mixed with White.
  7. Paint the wood circles with Fleshtone. Paint the face details.
  8. Curl the ribbon hair by wrapping the ribbon around the bamboo skewer, lightly spray with starch and iron the ribbon wrapped skewers. Hot glue the ribbon to the circle as shown. Hot glue the head to the angel.
  9. Hot glue the chalkboards to a long piece of ribbon as shown, create a bow for the top of the ribbon and glue to the ribbon strip.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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