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Dreamcatcher Painting Project

Mixed media elements give this dreamcatcher painting dimension and texture—making it a perfect accent for your home decor.

At a Glance:

#6355 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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supplies

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Wicker White, 2 oz. - 2894

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FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Pink Melon, 2 oz. - 2897

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FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Lime Green, 2 oz. - 2914

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FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Aqua, 2 oz. - 2921

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FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Deep Ocean Blue, 2 oz. - 2922

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FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Licorice, 2 oz. - 2934

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FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Baby Pink, 2 oz. - 2940

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FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Light Lavender, 2 oz. - 2955

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FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Brushes - Chalk & Wax Brush set - 34909

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FolkArt ® Brush Sets - Soft Grip - Detail Brush Set - 50600E

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Folkart ® Brushes - Stencil, Premium, 5/8" - 5076

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instructions

Other Supplies

18" x 24" Canvas panel, Extra-large doily, Three 3" doilies, Feathers, Stencil adhesive

Instructions

  1. Randomly dry brush Aqua, Light Lavender, Lime Green, Baby Pink, Pink Melon, and Deep Ocean Blue over entire canvas.  Allow to dry.
  2. Apply Liquid Stencil Adhesive to the backs of doilies and press into place.  Refer to photo for placement.
  3. Using the wax brush stencil over doilies and canvas with Wicker White.  Remove doilies.  Allow to dry.
  4. Apply Liquid Stencil Adhesive to the backs of feathers and place around large doily and between small doilies.  Place them in places where they would appear to be blowing in the wind with the stems facing the large doily.
  5. Stencil around feathers using the smaller stencil brush.  Use a different color for each feather.  Start with the solid color and then blend in Wicker White with each color so that it fades away into the back ground.
  6. Add water to Licorice to get the consistency of ink. Using the liner brush (#0) outline inside the doilies randomly.  Go around the outsides.  Try and follow the doilies pattern.  Paint the outline of the rings Licorice and then fill in.
  7. Go in and add all the strings.

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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