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Trio of Easter Eggs - Bunny, Chick and Spring

At a Glance:

Project #16455 Skill Level: Intermediate

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint Logo
supplies

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 12 Color Set - Kit 1 - PROMO830

Number Needed: 1 $23.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

Blank Matte White Easter Eggs, Brushes:  No. 12, No. 4 and No. 2 Flat brushes, No 1 Liner brush, Brush Basin or container for water, Paper towels, and a Pencil
 

instructions

Bunny

  1. Draw a simple bunny shape onto face of egg.
  2. Paint a slip slap background onto the egg using Aqua and Wicker White.
  3. Bunny – Paint body Real Brown and Wicker White.  Inside ears is painted Wicker White plus Bright Pink.  The nose, cheeks and heart are painted Bright Pink.  Paint the eyes, Real Brown plus Licorice and highlight with Wicker White.  Whiskers are painted Wicker White and outline the entire bunny body with Real Brown.
  4. Leaf Garland – Paint a Classic Green curving stem.  Add Lime Green leaves.  Paint a Classic Green stem from each leaf to the main garland stem.  Add Wicker White dot berries in descending size dots.
Chick
  1. Draw a simple chick design onto the face of the egg.
  2. Paint a slip slap background onto the egg using Perfect Purple and Wicker White.
  3. Chick – Paint the body of the chick Daffodil Yellow and shade with Pure Orange.  Add Pure Orange blush onto the cheeks.  The beak is painted Pure Orange and highlighted with Wicker White.  Add two small Licorice dots for eyes.  Lastly, lightly outline the entire body with Licorice.
  4. Leaf Garland – Paint a Classic Green curving stem.  Add Lime Green leaves.  Paint a Classic Green stem from each leaf to the main garland stem.  Add Wicker White dot berries in descending size dots.
Spring
  1. Draw two pencil lines around the egg to create a band in the center of the egg.
  2. Paint a slip slap background on the top of the egg using Perfect Purple and Wicker White.  Paint a slip slap background on the bottom of the egg using Aqua and Wicker White.
  3. Leaf Garland – Paint a Classic Green curving stem.  Add Lime Green leaves.  Paint a Classic Green stem from each leaf to the main garland stem.  Add Wicker White dot berries in descending size dots.
  4. Paint word(s) of your choice in the center band using Licorice.

resources

Related Resources

FolkArt Formula Guide

FolkArt Formula Guide

Crafting a new surface? Learn which FolkArt paint works best!

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FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint Frequently Asked Questions

FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint Frequently Asked Questions

Most commonly asked questions about FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint.

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Related FAQs

Yes, the fabric painted mixture (1 part FolkArt Textile Medium – 2 parts FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint), can be thinned with water to create detail linework. It can also be “spritzed” onto fabric using a clean pump spray bottle.
Yes, it is UV and weather resistant and can be used both indoors on curtains, glassware and wood as well as outdoors on terra cotta and garden signs.
Yes, painted glassware can be safely washed by hand and are top shelf dishwasher safe without chipping, cracking or fading. Do not soak in water.
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