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Hand Painted Plaid Gift Wrap

Personalize your gift wrap with a beautiful hand-painted plaid design. Your gifts will have a warm and cozy vibe with this easy plaid painting technique.

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Acrylic Paint Logo

At a Glance:

Project #15660 Skill Level: Intermediate
supplies

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Pure Black, 2 oz. - 479

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Apple Red, 2 oz. - 2548

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Dove Gray, 2 oz. - 708

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Detail Brush Set, 10 pc. - 44278

Number Needed: 1 $5.99
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Other Supplies

  • Ruler
  • Pencil
  • Brown butcher paper
  • Clear tape

instructions

  1. Neatly wrap your gift boxes using brown butcher paper and clear tape.
  2. Using a ruler and pencil, lightly draw grids on the tops of the boxes. The width of the grid can vary based on preference and the size of your gift box. It it only important that the lines are evenly space.
  3. Using a small liner brush, paint over the lines using Apple Red, Pure Black or Dove Gray. Use thinner brushes for thinner lines and wider brushes to achieve thicker lines.
  4. When the paint is dry, decorate the gift boxes using matching ribbons and bows.

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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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