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Watercolor Inspired Thermoses

Give your thermos a summery facelift with this melon-colored motif.

At a Glance:

#5580 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Martha Stewart Logo
  • Multi-Surface Paint Logo

Martha Stewart Crafts ® Large Brush Set - 4pc

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $17.09
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Martha Stewart Crafts ® Color Paint Set July 2014, 5...

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $11.39
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Other Supplies

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 6oz Tintable Glaze Effect, Cream-colored thermos


  1. For the ombre green striped thermos start with Pesto and mix a little bit of Glazing Medium into the paint. Paint a stripe using any brush size of your choice from the large brush set.  
  2. Continue painting stripes as shown, adding a little Scallion into the paint little by little until you reach your desired color.  
  3. For the vertically striped thermos, mix a little glazing medium into Wild Salmon, Scallion, and Marmalade. Paint loose vertical stripes as shown in a repeating pattern 
  4. For the round dot thermos, mix a little glazing medium into Wild Salmon, Scallion, Marmalade, Love Bird, and Pesto. Loosely paint circles in a random pattern all around the thermos as shown.

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