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Sorority Paddle

A favorite sorority symbol, paddles are quick and easy to decorate; be sure to make one for all your sisters!

At a Glance:

#3301 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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supplies

FolkArt ® Painting Tools - Spouncer ® Stenciling Sponges - Small

Number Needed: 1 $1.59 $0.90
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Plaid ® Stencils - Value Packs - Letter Stencils - Genie, 2"

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $5.29
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Plaid ® Stencils - Value Packs - Letter Stencils - Greek Alphabet

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $5.29
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Baby Pink, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Licorice, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Fresh Foliage, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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instructions

Other Supplies

Darice wooden paddle, 1" flat paintbrush, Wax candle, Sandpaper, Foam plate, 8” black and white ribbon, Stencil tape

Instructions

  1. Paint paddle Fresh Foliage. Let dry.
  2. Rub wax candle onto the edges of the surface, around the outside, and a small amount on the front. Brush off excess wax.
  3. Paint entire surface Baby Pink. Let dry.
  4. Lightly sand surface. Where the wax was applied, the pink paint will lift easily to create a distressed look.
  5. To stencil, apply a small puddle of paint to a foam plate. Lightly dip Spouncer into paint. Blot Spouncer on a paper towel to remove excess paint, then lightly pounce in stencil cut-out. Reload Spouncer and repeat pouncing until desired color intensity is achieved.
  6. Position turtle stencil where desired and stencil Fresh Foliage using Spouncer.
  7. Position Greek Letters as shown and stencil Licorice. Let dry.
  8. Tie ribbon on handle.

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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