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FolkArt Halloween Hubcap Spider

Get this cute creepy crawler on your door this Halloween with some upcycled items and FolkArt Multi-Surface paint!

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint Logo

At a Glance:

Project #16600 Skill Level: Intermediate
supplies

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Titanium White, 8 oz. - 4645

Number Needed: 1 $6.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Pure Black, 8 oz. - 4656

Number Needed: 1 $6.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Perfect Purple, 2 oz. - 2929

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

Other Supplies

  • Plastic Hubcaps 
  • ​4 foam pool noodles Allens Rapid Dry Glue 
  • 1” Flat brush 
  • Painters tape 
  • Large and small thin round wood piece for body and head 
  • Hot Glue 
  • Exacto blade 
  • Black twist ties 

instructions

  1. Basecoat wood round pieces with black and let dry. 
  2. ​Following steps in video attached create plaid pattern for spiders body and head. Let dry.
  3. Cut foam noodles to desired length. Cut out a section on ½ of noodle as shown in video to create bend. Glue with hot glue to create joint. 
  4. Repeat on all legs. Also cut end of legs into a point.
  5. Insert noodle legs into sections on hubcap as shown and secure with glue if needed. 
  6. Paint legs and hubcap body black. Let dry. 
  7. Drill 2 holes in large wood round and secure to hubcap with black twist tie as shown. Glue smaller wood piece to center as shown.  Let dry. 
  8. Paint eyes and let dry. 
  9. Attach a final twist tie to back of spider hubcap to hang. 
  10. Stack pots to desired height. Glue pots together with hot glue. 

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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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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