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Tall Believe Sign

Believe in the magic of Christmas with this stunning hand-painted 'Believe' porch sign. Greet your family and friends this holiday season with a handmade piece that you can enjoy year after year.

At a Glance:

Project #15667 Skill Level: Intermediate

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint Logo
  • FolkArt Painting Stencils Logo
supplies

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Stencil Value Packs - Richmond Alphabet, 12" x 12" - 38960E

Number Needed: 1 $13.49
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FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 10 Color Set - Basics - 7508

Number Needed: 1 $18.99
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F/A PAINTING TOOL - PERFECT STENCIL BRUSH SE

Number Needed: 1 $14.99
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc. - 50536

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
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FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Tools - Layering Block - 36046

Number Needed: 1 $4.49
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FolkArt ® Painting Tools - Stencil Tape, 3/4" x 25 yds. - 50380

Number Needed: 1 $9.99 $6.90
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Other Supplies

  • 4’ x 12” x ½" plywood
  • Sandpaper
  • Paper plate
  • Paper towel

instructions

  1. Basecoat sign with Wicker White.
  2. Tape off the bottom third of wood surface and paint Bright Green.
  3. Tape off ¾” border and paint Licorice.
  4. Sand and remove some of the paint to distress.

resources

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Related FAQs

Secure FolkArt Laser-Cut Painting Stencils to project surfaces with stencil spray adhesive (following manufacturer's instructions) or with stencil tape. Spray adhesive is the better choice for intricately cut or borderless Laser-Cut Painting Stencils. Be sure your stencil is flat and flush on your project surface to avoid paint run-unders.
It is always best to begin by creating a paper pattern. Trace each letter or word onto tracing paper checking your spacing between each letter and each word. Once you are happy with the design, use this paper pattern as your template to stencil directly onto your surface. It is best also to begin stenciling in the center of the word or phrase. Then continue stenciling outwards one letter / word at a time. Also be careful that each letter is completely dry prior to stenciling next to it. Do NOT lay a paper stencil over a wet letter/word.
Gently remove the cut outs from the stencil by pressing on them. If they do not pop out easily, then use a craft knife to cut the area where they remain attached. After removing the cut outs, put them aside you can use the shapes for tracing templates.

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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