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Crackled Medallion Art

An antique look with a hot new color palette.

At a Glance:

#4447 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Acrylic Paint Logo
  • FolkArt Painting Stencils Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Seashell Pink, 2 oz. - 2485

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Pink Balloon, 2 oz. - 2545

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Dark Brown, 2 oz. - 416

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Titanium White, 2 oz. - 480

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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FolkArt ® Metallics - Rose, 2 oz. - 652

Number Needed: 1 $2.69
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FolkArt ® Metallics - Pure Gold, 2 oz. - 660

Number Needed: 1 $2.69
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FolkArt ® Mediums - Crackle Medium, 8 oz. - 696

Number Needed: 1 $5.99
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Christmas Red, 2 oz. - 958

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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instructions

Other Supplies

  • FolkArt Easy to Paint Rub-On Patterns - Garden Flowers, #5208
  • FolkArt Painting Stencils - Small - Tile, #30606
  • Stretched canvas 8” x 8”
  • Flat brush ½”
  • Stencil brush ¼”
  • Round brush #6 – 8
  • Burnisher or craft stick
  • Paper towels
  • Brush basin
  • Metal corner accents – 4
  • Glue

Instructions

  1. Base coat canvas Rose Shimmer. Let dry, then apply Crackle Medium over entire surface in an overlapping slip slap motion. Let dry thoroughly.
  2. Apply Pink Balloon over dried Crackle medium in same manner. Do not go over any areas already starting to crack. Cracking will appear as paint dries.
  3. Place a book or hard surface underneath and inside stretchers of canvas to provide a firm surface.
  4. Stencil tile to center of canvas in Pure Gold. Let dry.
  5. Transfer largest garden flower pattern to center of tile. Paint with Seashell Pink, Dark Brown, Pink Balloon and Pure Gold as shown. Refer to pattern instructions for painting techniques. Mix Titanium White to Seashell Pink for highlights.
  6. Glue metal corners to canvas corners to finish.

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.

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