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Good Egg Sign

Are you a good egg? Create this simple, rustic sign to add to your Easter farmhouse decor! This sign is easy to make and fun to display and will elevate your spring decor with charm.

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Acrylic Paint Logo

At a Glance:

Project #15937 Skill Level: Intermediate
supplies

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Cameo Blush, 2 oz. - 4657

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Alfalfa, 2 oz. - 2427

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Raw Umber, 2 oz. - 485

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Dutch Aqua, 2 oz. - 4664

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Wicker White, 2 oz. - 901

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc. - 50536

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
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Plaid ® Color By Me™ Brush Sets - Spouncers, 10 pc. - 4925E

Number Needed: 1 $0.00
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Other Supplies

  • 3”x5”x1 ½” block of wood
  • 1/8” thick scrap piece of plywood (Optional)
  • Jigsaw
  • Transfer Paper
  • Pencil
  • 1” scrap piece of wood
  • Paper Plate
  • Paper towel

instructions

  1.  Basecoat the top of the block with Alfalfa.
  2. Paint the sides of the block with Wicker White.
  3. Add Cameo Blush dots to the side of the block using the ½” spouncer.
  4. Cut the egg out of scrap piece of 1/8” plywood or just paint onto the block directly.
  5. Transfer the patterns onto the block and wooden egg with transfer paper.
  6. If painting the egg directly onto the wooden block, transfer everything onto the block including the egg and then paint the egg Wicker White.
  7. Transfter the egg pattern onto the white egg.
  8. Using the liner brush paint the egg design.  Refer to the photo for color placement.
  9. Paint “Good Egg” with Wicker White using the liner brush.
  10. Using the scrap wood block, distress the block and the wooden egg by dipping the block into the Raw Umber and remove excess off onto paper towel.  Slightly glide the block along the edges of the block and the egg.  Glide the block also on top and sides of the block.
  11.   Glue the egg to the front of the block.

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Cool colors are all the colors on the Green and Blue side of the color wheel. Yellow, Yellow/Green, Green, Blue/Green, Blue, Blue/Purple, Purple are all cool colors. All colors on the color wheel can be both warm and cool except Orange.
Transparent colors are thinned with medium or water to create a wash or a glaze of color that you can see through to the underlying surface.
Warm colors are all the colors on the yellow and red side of the color wheel. Yellow, Yellow/Orange, Orange, Red Orange, Red, Red/Purple, Purple are all warm colors. All colors on the color wheel can be both warm and cool except Orange.
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