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Martha Stewart Summertime Pails

Paint small tin pails in fun summer colors that will brighten up any space. Add to a craft room to organize craft supplies or use while digging in the dirt in the backyard.

At a Glance:

#4995 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

supplies

Number Needed: 1 $-1.00
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Martha Stewart® Patterning Tape - 32238

Number Needed: 1 $0.00
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Martha Stewart® Large Brush Set - 4pc - 32245

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instructions

Other Supplies

Brush basin or container for water, Paper towels, Foam plates, Rubbing alcohol, Scissors, Assorted tin pails, Craft knife

Instructions

Preparation Instructions:

  1. Begin by thoroughly washing each tin pail in warm soapy water. Rinse well and dry.
  2. Moisten a paper towel with rubbing alcohol and wipe each tin pail to remove any remaining dirt, grease or soap residue. Allow to dry.
  3. Determine the look you want such as stripes, triangles or a chevron stripe. Cut patterning tape to appropriate lengths and apply to tin pails where desired.
Painting Instructions: **Allow for the appropriate drying time, as needed, per bottle instructions.
  1. Vertical Striped Pail – Alternate painting each stripe Pond, Amaranth, Green Curry, or Marmalade Gloss using a flat brush.
  2. Using a craft knife, score along the tape edges prior to carefully removing the tape.
  3. Paint bottom rim Pond and pail handle Marmalade.
  4. Chevron Stripe Pail – Paint chevron stripe Marmalade. Allow to dry and reapply Marmalade.
  5. Paint bottom rim and top horizontal band Pond. Paint pail handle Marmalade.
  6. Triangle Pennant Pail – Paint triangle pennants Amaranth, Green Curry and Marmalade.
  7. Paint bottom rim Amaranth and pail handle Pond.

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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