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St. Patrick's Day Buffalo Plaid Sign

By: Sherrie Ragsdale

Brighten your St. Patrick's Day decor with this fun and beautiful St. Patrick's Day buffalo plaid sign.

At a Glance:

Project #15214 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Acrylic Paint Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Kelly Green, 2 oz. - 407

Number Needed: 1 $1.69 $1.15
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Licorice, 2 oz. - 938

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Wicker White, 2 oz. - 901

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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F/A ANTIQUING MEDIUM EXPRESSO 2 OZ.

Number Needed: 1 $2.99
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FolkArt ® Stencil Value Packs - Holiday, 12" x 12" - 6097

Number Needed: 1 $13.99
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Plaid ® Wood Surfaces - Square Panel, 12" x 12" - 17691E

Number Needed: 1 $9.19
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Stencil Decor ® Brushes - Stencil Brush, 3/4" - 34068

Number Needed: 1 $4.49
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc. - 50536

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
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instructions

Other Supplies

  • ¾” Stencil tape
  • Paper towel

Instructions

  1. Turn the panel over to the back. Tape off the sides of the frame. Paint the inside of the frame Kelly Green.
  2. Once the inside is dry tape off ¾” stripes
  3. Dip the stencil brush into the Licorice and remove most of the paint from the brush onto a paper towel.
  4. Applying very little pressure begin painting in between tape in a circular motion. Remove tape.
  5. Tape off stripes going across the previous stripes and repeat step 4.
  6. If the areas where the stripes intersect are not dark enough go back and tape off those areas and make them darker using the same method as in step 4.
  7. Remove the tape from the sides of the frame. Tape off the buffalo plaid.
  8. Mix half and half water and Espresso to make a stain. Paint stain onto the frame.
  9. Stencil the large clover and “Lucky” in Wicker White.

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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