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"Happy Easter" Paper Mache Sign

This fun and easy Easter sign is a great decoration project to do with the kids or grandkids!

At a Glance:

#5915 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Apple Barrel Craft Paint Logo
supplies

Apple Barrel ® Colors - White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Parakeet, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Sky Blue, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Tropic Orange, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Cameo Pink, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Yellow Flame, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Crisp Green, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Lavender Sachet, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart
instructions

Other Supplies

Medium flat brush, Small round brush, Painters tape, Paper mache words "Happy" and "Easter"

Instructions

“Happy” Sign

  1. Basecoat entire word with White and let dry.
  2. Tape off top ½ of word as shown and paint with Sky Blue, let dry.
  3. Remove tape and Paint bottom section with Crisp Green, let dry.
  4. Dip the brush handle into paint and dot to create flowers, for larger dots swirl the brush handle in a circle when you dot.  Paint flowers with Pink, Orange and Yellow as shown.
  5. Add a bit of White to Crisp Green, using small round brush add stems and leaves as shown.  Let dry.
  6. Using a dry brush, brush around edges of words with White.  Let dry.

“Easter” Sign

  1. Paint each letter the color shown in the picture. Let dry between colors.
  2. Using a dry brush, brush around edges of word with White. Let dry.

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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