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Friends Always with FolkArt Acrylics

Show a friend that she is appreciated with this layered stenciled plaque.

At a Glance:

#5040 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Acrylic Paint Logo
  • FolkArt Painting Stencils Logo
supplies

Number Needed: 1 $-1.00
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Number Needed: 1 $-1.00
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Stencil Decor ® Brushes - Stencil Brush, 5/8" - 34058

Number Needed: 1 $3.79
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Linen, 2 oz. - 420

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Vintage White, 2 oz. - 515

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Country Twill, 2 oz. - 602

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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instructions

Other Supplies

Scalloped wood plaque, Oval wood disc, Brush basin or container for water, Paper towels, Fine grit sandpaper, ¾” Flat brush, No. 1 Liner brush, Hot glue/gun

Instructions

  1. Basecoat top side of scallop plaque as well as edges Country Twill. Basecoat routed edge Vintage White. Allow to dry. Sand smooth using fine grit sandpaper and reapply basecoats.
  2. When dry, stencil Floral Burst as an overall design on the top of the plaque using Linen. Allow to dry.
  3. Embellish flowers with strokework and dots using a No. 1 Liner and Vintage White.
  4. Stencil “Friends” Country Twill and “always” Linen. Embellish with a small painted daisy using a No. 1 Liner brush. Allow to dry.
  5. When both plaques are dry, assemble them by centering the oval plaque on top of the floral burst stenciled one using hot glue.

Tip: Think of the possibilities of color palettes! I chose a very neutral color palette which would blend in most homes, but you could specialize your project to fit your special friend!

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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