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Icy Pastel Nutcracker & Ceramic Glitter Trees

Paint a nutcracker with stunning pastel colors for a unique and icy vibe to your holiday decor! Use the FolkArt Multi-Surface Pastel Paint Kit to complete your hand-painted nutcracker decor.

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Glitterific Paint Logo
  • FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint Logo

At a Glance:

Project #16277 Skill Level: Intermediate
supplies

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 16 Color Set - Pastels - PROMOMSP16

Number Needed: 1 $29.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

F/A PAINTING TOOL - SOFT GRIP ANGULAR BRUSH SET

Number Needed: 1 $5.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Glitterific Fine™ Acrylic Paint Set - 5 pc - 44510

Number Needed: 1 $24.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Folkart ® Brush Sets - Gold Taklon Set, 3 pc. - 50559

Number Needed: 1 $5.99
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Other Supplies

  • Unfinished wooden nutcracker
  • Water basin
  • Paper towels
  • Ceramic Christmas Trees

instructions

Nutcracker:

  1. Using colors from the FolkArt Multi-Surface Pastels kit, paint the diffferent areas on the nutcracker using a small angled brush. Let dry.
  2. Apply coordinating glitters from the FolkArt Glitterific Fine paint set over the pastel colors and let dry.
Trees:
  1. Using a flat brush, coat each ceramic tree in a coordinating Glitterific Fine. Let dry.

 

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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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.

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