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Love America Chalkboard Map

Create this chic string art map using yarn and Folk Art paint.

At a Glance:

#6307 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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supplies

Bucilla ® String Creations™ Stitch Blanks - Map, Full Grid

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $5.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Licorice, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Coffee Bean, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart
instructions

Other Supplies

Red Yarn, Painters Tape, Hot Glue, Framed Chalkboard, 1" Flat Brush, Sandpaper, Wax Candle

Instructions

  1. Mix 2 parts water with 1 part Coffee Bean. Stain the stitchable with the mixed paint.
  2. When the stain is dry, tape off half the United States and paint the bottom half with Sky Blue.
  3. Paint the frame of the chalkboard with Licorice. When the paint is dry rub a wax candle on the areas you want distressed. Paint the frame with Skyline.
  4. Trace a heart onto the United States as shown. Stitch the heart with red yarn.
  5. Hot glue the United States to the chalkboard.

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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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