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DIY Tie Dye Stocking

Make this holiday colorful by tie-dying your stocking! Use FolkArt Multi-Surface to create a unique and personalized sock that will look great hanging on your mantel.

At a Glance:

Project #15665 Skill Level: Intermediate

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint Logo
  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo
  • Mod Podge Tools and Accessories  Logo
supplies

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Sky Mist, 2 oz. - 2952

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Soft Apple, 2 oz. - 2949

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Fire Coral, 2 oz. - 2740

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Pale Yellow, 2 oz. - 2946

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Patina, 2 oz. - 2951

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Fabric, 8 oz. - CS11218

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® 3-piece Decoupage Brush Set - 10615

Number Needed: 1 $9.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

  • White Cotton T-shirt
  • Plastic squeeze bottles
  • Rubber bands
  • Scissors
  • Assorted trims
  • Stocking pattern

instructions

  1. Print and enlarge pattern to desired size.
  2. Smooth out t-shirt and place pattern onto fabric and cut out. 
    1. Make sure to cut to pieces for front and back of stocking.
  3. Cut a strip of fabric 6 x 3”.
  4. Twist rubber bands onto fabric to create desired tie dye pattern.
  5. Mix FolkArt Multi Surface in small plastic bottles- Mix 2 parts paint to 1 part water.  SHAKE WELL.
  6. Squirt paint mixture onto fabric, saturate as desired.
  7. Cut and remove rubber bands and lay fabric to dry.
  8. Iron fabric to heat set and smooth.
  9. Using Mod Podge Fabric, fold small piece of fabric in half and glue together (finished piece will be 6x1.5”) Let dry.
  10. Brush a thin line of Mod Podge around all edges of stocking and place pieces together.  Let dry.
  11. Fold strip of fabric and glue to inside edge of stocking as shown to create loop.  Let dry.
  12. Gather several pieces of scrap fringe together and tie to embellish stocking.

resources

Related Resources

FolkArt Formula Guide

FolkArt Formula Guide

Crafting a new surface? Learn which FolkArt paint works best!

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FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint Frequently Asked Questions

FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint Frequently Asked Questions

Most commonly asked questions about FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint.

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Related FAQs

Yes, the fabric painted mixture (1 part FolkArt Textile Medium – 2 parts FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint), can be thinned with water to create detail linework. It can also be “spritzed” onto fabric using a clean pump spray bottle.
Yes, it is UV and weather resistant and can be used both indoors on curtains, glassware and wood as well as outdoors on terra cotta and garden signs.
Yes, painted glassware can be safely washed by hand and are top shelf dishwasher safe without chipping, cracking or fading. Do not soak in water.
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