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Go Team Sign -- DIY Football Party Idea

By: Emma Pniewski

Cheer on your favorite team with this DIY Football Party ‘Go Team’ Sign. Transform your favorite plaid shirt into a decorative piece at your next football watch party.

At a Glance:

Project #15338 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Acrylic Paint Logo
  • Mod Podge Finishes and Formulas Logo
supplies

Plaid ® Brush Sets - Wood Brush Set, Flats - 44219

Number Needed: 1
$3.59
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Mod Podge ® Matte, 4 oz. - CS11305

Number Needed: 1
$3.99
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Peppercorn, 2 oz. - 6473

Number Needed: 1
$1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Yellow Ochre, 2 oz. - 917

Number Needed: 1
$1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Taffy, 8 oz. - 825

Number Needed: 1
$6.39 $3.20
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instructions

Other Supplies

  • Wooden frame
  • Plaid shirt
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • 3″ wooden letters
  • 1″ wood block
  • Paper towels
  • Hot glue

Instructions

  1. Use your 1″ flat brush to paint your frame in Yellow Ochre. Let dry.
  2. Dip one side of your wooden block in Taffy. Wipe the excess paint on a paper towel. Drag the block along the edges of your frame. This will create a distressed effect. Let dry.
  3. Use your ½″ brush to paint your wooden letters with Taffy. Let dry. Now dip one side of your wooden block in Peppercorn. Wipe the excess paint on a paper towel. Drag the block along the edges of your wooden letters. Let dry.
  4. Cut your plaid shirt to the measurements of your frame’s backing board. Leave 1″ of excess fabric on all of the sides.
  5. Use Mod Podge to decoupage the fabric to the backing board. Let dry.
  6. Hot glue your wooden letters to the backing board.

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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