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Welcome Vine Canvas

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At a Glance:

#4236 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Stencils Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Light Blue, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Hunter Green, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Medium Gray, 2 oz.

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Hauser Green Light, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Easy to Paint Rub-On Patterns - Foliage

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Plum Vineyard, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Grass Green, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Warm White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
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FolkArt ® Mediums - Crackle Medium, 8 oz.

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FolkArt ® Mediums - Floating Medium, 8 oz.

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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Nutmeg, 2 oz.

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instructions

Other Supplies

11" x 14" canvas, FolkArt® Basic Painting Brush Set, FolkArt® Rub-On Tool & Stylus, FolkArt® Blending Tool, Foam plate or palette, Container for water, Paper towels, Masking / stencil tape, Ruler, Pencil

Instructions

  1. Prepared your canvas with two coats of Linen, allowing paint to dry between coats. Using a ruler and pencil, measure and mark desired sized patchwork sections. Sections are painted with Floated Edge, Slip Slap and Crackle backgrounds.
  2. Cut desired design elements from Rub-On Pattern sheet.
  3. Arrange elements on project surface dark side down and secure with tape.
  4. Using flat end of Rub-On Tool, rub along pattern lines using gentle pressure to transfer pattern onto project surface. If desired, transfer only main pattern lines. Paint basic design shapes and when dry, transfer detail lines.
  5. Vines: Load #1 Liner with Hauser Green Light; paint vine. Paint leaves and stems using #8 Round.
  6. Working one leaf at a time, repaint Hauser Green Light. While wet, add Grass Green along bottom of leaf using #1 Liner.
  7. Using Blending Tool, blend to shade.
  8. Repeat steps to highlight each leaf using Warm White.
  9. Load #1 Liner with thinned Hunter Green; paint vein in center of each leaf.
  10. Dragonfly: Load #8 Round with Warm White; basecoat wings.
  11. Paint dragonfly body Medium Gray using #1 Liner.
  12. Repaint wing Warm White; while wet apply Medium Gray to bottom edge using #1 Liner. Using Blending Tool, blend to shade.
  13. Load #1 Liner with thinned Plum Vineyard; paint fine lines from body into wing. Outline body sections with same brush and color.
  14. Repeat last step using thinned Medium Gray and #1 Liner.
  15. Lettering: Load #1 Liner with thinned Nutmeg; paint W E L C O M E.
  16. Using same brush, highlight each letter with Warm White. Soften colors using Blending Tool.
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