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Holiday Bow Serving Tray & Christmas Plate

Leave Santa a fresh plate of cookies and milk with this hand painted Christmas plate and tray. He is sure to be impressed with your painting skills, maybe he'll leave you something special!

At a Glance:

Project #16307 Skill Level: Intermediate

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint Logo
supplies

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Lipstick Red, 2 oz. - 7270

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Berry Wine, 2 oz. - 2941

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
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FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Titanium White, 2 oz. - 2938

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Metallic Acrylic Paints - Charcoal Black, 2 oz. - 2968

Number Needed: 1 $2.49
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F/A MULTI-SURFACE FRESH CUT GRASS 2 OZ.

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc. - 50536

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
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Other Supplies

  • Wooden serving tray 
  • Painters tape
  • Plate
  • Pencil 

instructions

Serving Tray:

  1. Using painters tape, lay out a straight, inch wide “ribbon” across the tray
  2. Referring to photo, use a pencil to lightly sketch a bow shape onto tray.
  3. Paint ribbon and bow with Liptstick Red. Use Berry Wine to outline and add shadows. 
  4. Add a little Titanium White to the Lipstick Red to create hightlights, and Charcoal Black to the Berry Wine for additional shadows.
  5. Optional: Top coat with a wood safe varnish
Christmas Tree Plate:
  1. Using short strokes paint small christmas trees evenly spaced out around the rim of the plate using green paint.
  2. Add small dots of red on the trees and between the trees as decoration.

 

resources

Related Resources

FolkArt Formula Guide

FolkArt Formula Guide

Crafting a new surface? Learn which FolkArt paint works best!

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FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint Frequently Asked Questions

FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint Frequently Asked Questions

Most commonly asked questions about FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint.

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Related FAQs

Yes, the fabric painted mixture (1 part FolkArt Textile Medium – 2 parts FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint), can be thinned with water to create detail linework. It can also be “spritzed” onto fabric using a clean pump spray bottle.
Yes, it is UV and weather resistant and can be used both indoors on curtains, glassware and wood as well as outdoors on terra cotta and garden signs.
Yes, painted glassware can be safely washed by hand and are top shelf dishwasher safe without chipping, cracking or fading. Do not soak in water.
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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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