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Halloween Party Table

Personalize a Halloween gathering with custom treat containers and décor.

At a Glance:

#4239 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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supplies

Martha Stewart ® Brush Sets - Foam Pouncers Set - 6pc - 32243

Number Needed: 1 $6.49 $3.80
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.
instructions

Other Supplies

Martha Stewart® 2oz Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Tartan Red - 32049CA, Martha Stewart® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Adobo - 32056, Martha Stewart® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Pollen - 32062, , Martha Stewart® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Wet Cement - 32078, Martha Stewart® 2oz Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Beetle Black - 32082CA, Martha Stewart® Sea Sponge Set - 6pc - 32228, Martha Stewart ® Brush Sets - Stencil Brush Set - 5 pc. - 32244, Martha Stewart ® Paper Stencil Set - Typewriter Alphabet, 48 pc. - 32272, ,Martha Stewart® Serif Monogram Laser-Cut Stencils - 32277, Martha Stewart® Stencil Tape - 32292, Martha Stewart Crafts ® 6oz Tintable Glaze Effect, Wooden plaque, Tin buckets, Kraft paper, Paint palette

Instructions

  1. Use a utility brush to basecoat the entire wood plaque in Wet Cement. Let dry completely.
     
  2. Use the large flat brush to liberally apply the Fine Crackle Effect to front and sides of wood plaque. Let dry for 24 hrs.
     
  3. Mix Beetle Black with Tintable Glaze Effect then liberally apply over crackled wood plaque. While wet, wipe away excess glaze with Sea Sponge, leaving contrasting color in cracks. Let dry completely.
     
  4. Place Typewriter stencils on front of wood plaque in curve to spell “Trick” then secure in place with Stencil Tape. Pour small amount of Beetle Black on palette. Lightly load paint on Foam Pouncer then dab over openings in stencil. Apply second coat of paint if needed. Remove stencils then repeat steps to add remaining words and Monogram Serif flourish design.  Let dry.
     
  5. Before painting on galvanized tin, you must first wash it with soap and water. When dry, wipe with white vinegar dampened cloth. Let it dry and wipe again with clean water. If you are unsure if the tin is galvanized, clean as instructed above to ensure proper paint performance.
     
  6. Apply Stencil Tape around metal tins to mask areas for stripes.  Apply paint with flat brush between taped areas. Complete one color at a time, rinsing brush between colors.  Remove tape while paint is wet.  Let paint dry then repeat process to complete additional stripes.

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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