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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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This project features these great brands:

  • Martha Stewart Logo
supplies

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Tartan Red

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Adobo

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Pollen

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Wedding Cake

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Wet Cement

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Beetle Black

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® 6oz Fine Crackle Effect

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $6.99
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® Sea Sponge Set - 6pc

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $5.99
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® Foam Pouncers Set - 6pc

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $5.89
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® Basic Brush Set - 5pc

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $17.09
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® Typewriter Alphabet Stencil Set 48pc

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $8.29
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® Monogram Serif Alphabet Stencil Set 48pc

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $8.29
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® Stencil Tape

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $8.09
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instructions

Other Supplies

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.

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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.

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