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St. Patrick's Day Rainbow Plaque

By: Donna Dewberry

Create this cute wall hanging with help from your little leprechauns!

At a Glance:

#5362 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Apple Barrel Craft Paint Logo
supplies

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Turquoise, 2 oz.

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Apple Barrel ® Colors - Kiwi, 2 oz.

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Apple Barrel ® Colors - Bright Red, 2 oz.

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Apple Barrel ® Colors - White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
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Apple Barrel ® Colors - Black, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
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Apple Barrel ® Colors - Bright Yellow, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
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Apple Barrel ® Colors - Kelly Green, 2 oz.

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Apple Barrel ® Colors - Pumpkin Orange, 2 oz.

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Apple Barrel ® Colors - Pure Gold, 2 oz.

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Apple Barrel ® Colors - Purple Iris, 2 oz.

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instructions

Other Supplies

10 7/8”x14” Rectangle wood plaque, 7/8” Black satin ribbon, E6000 adhesive or hot glue, 7/8” Wood circle disks, 1” flat brush, #12 flat brush, #6 flat brush, 5/8” stencil brush, Scissors, Paper towel

Instructions

  1. Basecoat the plaque with White. Water down the Kiwi and brush along the bottom portion of the plaque. Use the paper towel to wipe off excess before the paint dries. Repeat the same steps with the Turquoise. With a dry stencil brush, lightly stencil in circles clouds with White.
  2. Paint the pot in the left hand corner with Black. Paint your child’s hand with Bright Red. Press on the plaque as shown. Repeat the same steps for the other colors of the rainbow.
  3. Paint the wood circles with Metallic Pure Gold. Glue to the pot painted on the plaque.
  4. Using the #12 flat brush and Black, paint stripes on the edge of the plaque as shown.
  5. Glue the black ribbon to the back.

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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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