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Rainbow "Create" Carrier

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At a Glance:

Project #16678 Skill Level: Beginner
supplies

Plaid Supplies

Apple Barrel ® Colors Acrylic Paint 18 Color Set - PROMOABI

Number Needed: 1 $18.99
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Plaid ® Color By Me™ Brush Sets - Artist Brushes, 10 pc. - 4930E

Number Needed: 1 $0.00
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Plaid ® Wood Surfaces - Laser Cut Word - Create 7" - 56862

Number Needed: 1 $1.99 $1.19
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Other Supplies

  • Wooden Crate
  • Craft/Wood Glue

instructions

  1. Basecoat the wooden crate with a white paint, we recommend Apple Barrel White. Allow to dry. 
  2. When dry, sand smooth and then reapply the base color. Let dry.
  3. Design a creative pattern and begin to use the colorful paints. We chose to use a rainbow gradient. Let dry.
  4. Using a craft glue, paste the "Create" surface onto your crate.
  5. Enjoy!

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Related FAQs

Yes, Apple Barrels paints can be mixed to create a new color value or hue. 
Yes, Apple Barrel Paints are perfect for school projects – they are the best paint on the market to paint on Styrofoam! Apple Barrel Paints are also perfect for “mom and me” projects or for the general basic crafter.
Yes, you can use Apple Barrel paint on plaster. However, because plaster is very porous and sometimes dusty, you will need to first seal the piece with a clear acrylic matte spray sealer.
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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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