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Matrix Ornaments

At a Glance:

Project #16335 Skill Level: Intermediate

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Acrylic Paint Logo
  • FolkArt Glitterific Paint Logo
  • FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint Logo
  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo
supplies

Plaid Supplies

Mod Podge ® Matte, 8 oz. - CS11301

Number Needed: 1 $7.49
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Fabric, 8 oz. - CS11218

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
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FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 12 Color Set - Kit 1 - PROMO830

Number Needed: 1 $23.99
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Basecoating Set, 2 pc. - 50557

Number Needed: 1 $7.69
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc. - 50536

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Stencil Brush Set, Short Handle - 34107

Number Needed: 1 $5.99
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FolkArt ® Treasure Gold™ - Antique Silver, 4 oz. - 5554

Number Needed: 1 $15.99
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Mod Podge ® Satin, 8 oz. - CS11272

Number Needed: 1 $8.49
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FOLKART GLITTERIFIC ENCHANTED UNICORN 5 PC S

Number Needed: 1 $24.99
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Other Supplies

  • Wood Surfaces
  • Spoon
  • Ruler
  • Hot Glue
  • Ribbon
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Scrapbook Paper
  • EVA Foam or Craft Foam
  • Utility Knife
  • Super Glue
  • Textured Fabric
  • Sand Paper
  • Hole Punch

instructions

  1. Basecoat wood surfaces white using FolkArt Acrylic Paint.
  2. Trace design using pencil.
  3. Create pill details out of EVA Foam.
  4. Color block design using multiple different color combinations onto each ornament.
  5. Add boarder and embleish with FolkArt Glitterific.
  6. Seal using Mod Podge in Satin.
  7. Use Hole Puncher to create circle detials out of scrap book paper and attach with super glue.
  8. Attach ribbon onto wood surface and secure with hot glue.
  9. Trace out Matrix logo design onto scrapbook paper.
  10. Cut out using utility knife.
  11. Stencil FolkArt Acrylic Paint and stencil brush.
  12. Cut out textured fabric and adhere to wood surface using Mod Podge Fabric.
  13. Adhere Matrix logo using Mod Podge Paper formula.
  14. Paint on black details using FolkArt Acrylci Paint.
  15. Bend spoon and use sandpaper to rough up surface.
  16. Add ribbon and secure with hot glue.
  17. Display all ornaments onto Christmas Tree or use as Gift Tags.

resources

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Related Resources

FolkArt Formula Guide

FolkArt Formula Guide

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FolkArt FAQs

FolkArt FAQs

Frequently asked questions about FolkArt Paint.

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Related FAQs

Cool colors are all the colors on the Green and Blue side of the color wheel. Yellow, Yellow/Green, Green, Blue/Green, Blue, Blue/Purple, Purple are all cool colors. All colors on the color wheel can be both warm and cool except Orange.
Transparent colors are thinned with medium or water to create a wash or a glaze of color that you can see through to the underlying surface.
Warm colors are all the colors on the yellow and red side of the color wheel. Yellow, Yellow/Orange, Orange, Red Orange, Red, Red/Purple, Purple are all warm colors. All colors on the color wheel can be both warm and cool except Orange.

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.