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Gilded Animal Note Holder - DIY Office Accessories

Transform plastic animal figurines into chic note holders using Martha Stewart Multi-Surface Acrylic Paint and liquid gilding.

At a Glance:

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supplies

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin...

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin...

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® .75oz Gold Liquid Gilding

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $8.09
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® Basic Brush Set - 5pc

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $17.09
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® Detailing Brush Set - 5pc

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $9.99
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® Stencil Tape

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $8.09
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin...

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
Item available exclusively at Walmart
instructions

Other Supplies

Plastic animal figurines, Note holder clamp

Instructions

Prep: Drill a small hole in the top center of the figurine to hold the note holder.

  1. Apply 1-2 coats of Craft Paint to one half of the animal figurine with a Basic Brush and let dry
  2. Adhere Stencil tape around the entire body making a closed triangular design.
  3. Apply 1 coat of Liquid Gilding to the other half of the figurine with a Basic brush.
  4. Add any gilded accents with a Detail Brush.
  5. Peel off tape immediately and let completely dry.
  6. Insert the note holder clamp into the pre-drilled hole. You may use hot glue to secure.

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