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Found Art Birdhouse Plaque

Rustic found objects give a plaque unique visual interest.

At a Glance:

#4463 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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  • FolkArt Stencils Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Painting Stencils - Large - Debbie's...

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FolkArt ® Painting Stencils - Small - Tile

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FolkArt ® Painting Stencils - Small - Swirl Background

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Dark Brown, 2 oz.

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Linen, 2 oz.

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Titanium White, 2 oz.

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Calypso Sky, 2 oz.

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Turner's Yellow, 2 oz.

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Glazed Carrots, 2 oz.

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Bayberry, 2 oz.

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instructions

Other Supplies

Wood plaque 12” x 10”, Tape, Ruler, Flat brush ¼”-1/2”, Stencil brush ¼”, Liner brush #1, Sandpaper, Old watch face, Found washer and bolt, E 6000 adhesive, Transfer paper, Pencil

Instructions

  1. Base coat plaque Glazed Carrots and edge Turner’s yellow.
     
  2. Transfer birdhouse pattern to plaque. Tape off body and paint Linen. With tape still in place, lightly stencil tile design in Titanium White. Remove tape.
     
  3. Tape off roof and paint Calypso Sky. Leave tape and stencil swirl background design in Bayberry. Remove tape.
     
  4. Stencil elements from Debbie’s Floral on either side of birdhouse.
     
  5. Paint base with Dark Brown and add cloud details with liner brush.
     
  6. Sand entire plaque until desired weathered effect.
     
  7. Glue watch face and found objects to birdhouse.

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