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Painted Paper Mache Round Ornament

At a Glance:

#6550 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Painted Finishes Logo

Other Supplies

FolkArt Painted Finish Kit - Rust #5066, FolkArt Painted Finish Kit - Barnwood #5074, FolkArt Painted Finishes - Brush Set, 3 pc. #5080, Large paper mache ornament, Jute string, Scrap piece of burlap ribbon, Craft paper for wrapping


  1. Basecoat entire ornament with light concrete color and let dry.
  2. Randomly apply the dark concrete color as shown, add water to allow paint to drip as shown. Let concrete finish dry.
  3. Apply dark rust color around top of ornament as shown and allow to drip by adding water to brush.
  4. While paint is still wet add light Rust color as shown. Soften edges with water to create rust finish. Let dry.
  5. Hang on present with burlap bow.

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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