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Collage Clay Halloween Owl

Create a textured Halloween owl with Collage Clay and stencils.

At a Glance:

#5706 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Finishes and Formulas Logo
  • Multi-Surface Paint Logo

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Steel Gray, 2 oz. - 2932

Number Needed: 1 $1.89
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Painting Stencils - Small - Petite Chevron - 30932

Number Needed: 1 $4.49 $2.25
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Metallics - Silver Sterling, 2 oz. - 662

Number Needed: 1 $2.69
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

  • Mod Podge Mod Melts - Glitters, Item #24914
  • Mod Podge Collage Clay, Vanilla White #25144
  • Wood Owl
  • Paintbrush
  • Plastic cup
  • Plastic knife
  • Plastic spoon
  • Icing bag and star tip
  • Black beads
  • Silver studs
  • Large gold buttons


  1. Paint the wood owl with Metallic Sterling Silver paint.
  2. Add Collage Clay to the plastic cup.  Squeeze in a dime size amount of FolkArt paint. Use the plastic knife to stir.  Add a little more paint for a deep color or add more Collage Clay to lighten the color. 
  3. Place the stencil over the wood owl.  Tape down if needed. Using the knife add a dollop of tinted collage clay to the top of the stencil.  Using the spreader, pull the collage clay down over the stencil.  Life the stencil to reveal the design.
  4. Fill the icing bag with tinted Collage Clay.  Add a border of Collage Clay star shapes around the edge of the owl.  Allow to dry for 3 hours.
  5. Attach the star tip to the Vanilla Collage Clay bag.  Add large dollops of Collage Clay in the eye area.  Embed the large gold buttons into the clay.  Sprinkle with glitter.
  6. Apply the vanilla Collage Clay to the wing area in a star pattern.  Sprinkle with glitter and embed the beads and studs into the wing area.  Allow to dry for 24 hours.

PROJECT TIP: When stenciling with Collage Clay using blue painters tape to secure the stencil to your project.

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.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.