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By: Bianca Octavia

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Acrylic Paint Logo
  • FolkArt Home Decor Chalk Logo

At a Glance:

Project #17213 Skill Level: Beginner
supplies

Plaid Supplies

F/A HOME DECOR CHALK - GROTTO 2 OZ.

Number Needed: 1 $2.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Home Decor Chalk - White Adirondack, 2 oz. - 5936

Number Needed: 1 $2.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Home Decor Chalk - Rich Black, 2 oz. - 6443

Number Needed: 1 $2.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Moon Yellow, 2 oz. - 2551

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc. - 50536

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

instructions

  1. Base paint the surface using your choice of Folk Art paint.

  2. Lightly brush over the base coated surface with a light colored Folk Art paint to create a weathered/rustic look. 

  3. Use your choice of Folk Art Paint and a decorative stencil to add a design onto the front of your painted surface.

resources

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Learn about FolkArt Premium Acrylic Paint

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Related Resources

FolkArt Formula Guide

FolkArt Formula Guide

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

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FolkArt FAQs

FolkArt FAQs

Frequently asked questions about FolkArt Paint.

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Related FAQs

Cool colors are all the colors on the Green and Blue side of the color wheel. Yellow, Yellow/Green, Green, Blue/Green, Blue, Blue/Purple, Purple are all cool colors. All colors on the color wheel can be both warm and cool except Orange.
Transparent colors are thinned with medium or water to create a wash or a glaze of color that you can see through to the underlying surface.
Warm colors are all the colors on the yellow and red side of the color wheel. Yellow, Yellow/Orange, Orange, Red Orange, Red, Red/Purple, Purple are all warm colors. All colors on the color wheel can be both warm and cool except Orange.
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