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Mini Merry Christmas Tree Sign

Create a tiny and festive sign - perfect for a tiered tray, mantel, or entryway to wish your guests Merry Christmas!!

At a Glance:

Project #16287 Skill Level: Intermediate

This project features these great brands:

supplies

Plaid Supplies

Waverly ® Inspirations Chalk Finish Acrylic Paint Set - Greens, 3 pc. - 13408

Number Needed: 1 $0.00
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Waverly ® Inspirations Chalk Finish Acrylic Paint - White, 2 oz. - 60736E

Number Needed: 1 $0.00
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Waverly ® Inspirations Chalk Finish Acrylic Paint - Ink, 2 oz. - 60898E

Number Needed: 1 $0.00
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Waverly ® Inspirations Chalk Finish Acrylic Paint - Crimson, 2 oz. - 60742E

Number Needed: 1 $0.00
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc. - 50536

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
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Other Supplies

  • Small wooden panel
  • Transfer paper
  • pencil

instructions

  1. Basecoat frame with Ink.  Allow to dry.
  2. Using the chiseled end of the ¾”brush, make a straight line down the middle of the panel in Ink.  This will be the trunk of the tree.
  3. While holding the brush straight up and down begin pouncing lines from the trunk then outward at a downward angle. (The shape of a Christmas tree)
  4. Continue step 3 starting at the top and going all the way to the bottom of the panel.  Start small at the top and get larger at the bottom.
  5. Next repeat step 3 and 4 using the Moss and then Celery.
  6. Lastly repeat with Ivory where snow might make sense on a tree.
  7. Use the end of a paint brush to make Crimson ornaments on tree.
  8. Using the pattern provided transfer “Merry Christmas” across the tree and paint with liner brush in Ink.

resources

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Related Resources

Waverly Inspirations Chalk FAQs

Waverly Inspirations Chalk FAQs

Get answers to the most frequently asked questions on how to use Waverly Inspirations Chalk!

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Free Crafting eBook - Waverly Inspirations

Free Crafting eBook - Waverly Inspirations

Download our free eBook to learn about the Waverly Inspirations home decor stencil and paint system

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Related FAQs

Yes, you can create custom colors by mixing any number of the Waverly Inspirations Chalk paints together.
Start with the lightest color, adding in darker shades until desired color is achieved.
The benefit of painting with Waverly Inspirations Chalk is that no prep work such as sanding, stripping or priming is needed.
When painting on previously used furniture, simply clean the surface using a glass cleaner to remove dirt or dust particles. When painting on glass surfaces, make sure to clean surface using rubbing alcohol.
Stir well to incorporate the paint. Use straight from the bottle or pour a small amount onto a palette.

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.